Updated at 13:48,15-08-2017

European Belarus activist severely beaten in electric train (photo)

Euroradio

The reason for the attack was his T-shirt with the Pahonya emblem, the young man thinks.

Activist of European Belarus Atrsyom Charnyak was beaten on a Minsk-Maladzechna train between the stations Krynitsa and Selivonauka at about 11.30 a.m. on August 2. A group of seven people attacked the young man wearing a Pahonya T-shirt.

The attackers hid their faces under red kerchiefs. The hooligans attacked the man and people who were sitting nearby. They were shouting Banderivets. The attackers tore Charnyaks T-shirt and got off in Selivonauka.

European Belarus activist severely beaten in electric train (photo)