CASE #189
10 / 08 / 2020
Žodzina / Zhodino
  • Undefined
Type of violation
  • Arbitrary or unlawful arrest and/or detention
  • Cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
  • Procedural violations
International classification of violations
  • Prohibition of torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment
  • Right to liberty and security of person


Place/Location: Evroopt supermarket

Identity of the victim(s): two unknown young women and three men

Identity of the perpetrator(s): undefined, possibly special forces of internal troops and police

Six people were chatting next to a car when people around start rushing away from the spot. A servicemen came up and tried to apprehend one of the men but with no success. Thereafter, he forced three other individuals onto the ground. On the arrival of ten more servicemen, they took the detained people to the unknown place.
On another video people are seen rushing away from the scene. A man blundered and fell when two servicemen jumped on him and took him away. Also another man was detained.

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