17 January 2018, Wednesday, 4:22

European Belarus civic campaign’s activist severely beaten

Seven people beat the young man for wearing a T-shirt with a Pahonia Coat of Arms print.

As the charter97.org web-site learnt, today in a Minsk-Maladziechna train at about 11.30 between the stops Krynica and Selivonauka an activist of the European Belarus civic campaign Arciom Charniak was beaten. The young man, who was wearing a T-shirt with a Pahonia Coat of Arms print, was attacked by a group of seven.

The faces of the attackers were covered with red kerchiefs. The group of hooligans swept down on the victim shouting “Banderists!” and started beating him and the people sitting next to him, after which the criminal tore off the T-shirt with the national symbol and ran out at Selivonauka station.

The activist asks everyone, who has any information about the incident to share it in the comments to the article.