Cover Osteuropa 10-11/2020

In Osteuropa 10-11/2020

Degraded, beaten, tortured
Reports by victims of police violence

Deutsche Fassung


Since the start of the violent deployment of OMON units and the police on 9-13 August 2020 in order to quell the protests against the fraudulent presidential election in Belarus, the human rights centre Vyasna, together with the World Organisation Against Torture, has collected reports from victims of police violence and torture. We document eight cases.

(Osteuropa 10-11/2020, pp. 183–204)