CASE #176
10 / 08 / 2020
Žodzina / Zhodino
Type of violation
  • Beating
  • Blows with batons and/or truncheons
  • Cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
International classification of violations
  • Prohibition of torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment
  • Violation of rights of detained or imprisoned persons

Time: daytime. The exact date is unclear. On or about Aug. 10, 2020

Place/Location: entrance of dentist clinic, likely at ulica 50 let Octyabrya, 21A

Identity of the victim(s): three male civilians, unarmed, not resisting the arrest

Identity of the perpetrator(s): undefined OMON policemen, an undefined policeman from Zhodino GOVD (according to the published video description)

Three male civilians were forced on the ground. A servicemen in black uniform pointed a firearm at them, another one hit one of the civilians with a club. A man in civilian clothes got out of a silver van and made a call to someone while standing next to the detained.

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