CASE #177
30 / 08 / 2020
Žodzina / Zhodino
  • Undefined
Type of violation
  • Cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
  • Use of excessive force
International classification of violations
  • Prohibition of torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment
  • Right to Life

Time: daytime

Place/Location: Gorodskoy Rynok, near ulica 50 Let Octyabrya

Identity of the victim(s): unknown male civilian

Identity of the perpetrator(s): undefined local policemen (parked police van with license plate 2576 MO, another police car with ID Zhodino 7368)
One of them is possibly Yerochovets Aleksey Yevgenyevich (DOB Dec 7, 1993) - recording protesters. Undefined men in civilian clothes.

Policemen detained a man who was approximately 50 to 60 years old with a white-red-white flag. Civilians demanded that the policemen let the man go. The policemen grabbed him by the neck in a choke hold and dragged him into a police car. Some men in civilian clothes helped the police.

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