CASE #420
04 / 10 / 2020
Hrodna / Hrodno
  • Special Purpose Police Unit OMON
Type of violation
  • Arbitrary or unlawful arrest and/or detention
  • Beating
  • Blows with batons and/or truncheons
  • Cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
  • Detention of minors
  • Ill-treatment of minors
  • Physical assaults (other)
  • Slapping, kicking or punching
  • Use of excessive force
International classification of violations
  • Prohibition of torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment
  • Right to liberty and security of person
  • Violation of rights of children deprived of liberty

Time: daytime

Place/Location: in a residential area near Sovetskaya Str.

Identity of the victim(s): a minor - Nastya, 13 y.o.; Nastya's father in law Alexander.

Identity of the perpetrator(s): Special Purpose Police Unit OMON

Seven OMON agents, wearing helmets and carrying truncheons, conducted detentions of two civilians on the ground. While the agents were handling a man, they pulled out a minor girl and dragged her in an unknown direction. She resisted, but they pulled her by the arms. A Female off-screen voice demanded OMON officers to let the child go.

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