In Minsk, Belarus, 400 young men and women staged a large-scale pillow fight in honor of the Battle of Grunwald, a historic event that prevented an invasion of German Catholic crusaders 600 years ago today.
The videos of the event that have been shared on YouTube show the fun before authorities intervened. The "club-wielding" police detained as many as 50 participants in an effort to disperse the crowd, reports the Associated Press.
User name: MrArmonov
Location: Minsk, Belarus
Date uploaded: July 15
In this video, the beginning of the gathering: