CASE #93
10 / 08 / 2020
Mahilioŭ / Mogilev
  • Special Purpose Police Unit OMON
Type of violation
  • Arbitrary or unlawful arrest and/or detention
  • Beating
  • Blows with batons and/or truncheons
  • Physical assaults (other)
  • Threats (not including death threats)
  • Torture
International classification of violations
  • Prohibition of torture (standalone)
  • Prohibition of torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment
  • Right to liberty and security of person
  • Right to Life

Time: night

Place/Location: parking lot of the apartment building

Identity of the victim(s): young men in black with a black backpack

Identity of the perpetrator(s): Two agents of Special Purpose Police Unit OMON. Insignia is no visible

Two OMON agents caught a young man at an empty parking lot and severely beat him up with truncheons. A couple in a nearby residential building, who had noticed the incident, screamed at the agents urging them to stop the assault. The agents ignored them.

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