[balkans] beating and arrests of demonstranst
- Dear all,
> In last evening demonstrations, beteween 30 and 60 demonstransts were
> injured by use of police force. Police used the force to prevent
> demonstrants to walk peacefully to Dedinje, the part of Belgrade where
> president of FRY, Slobodan Milosevic, is living. There are journalists and humanitarian workers,women and old people among demonstrants who were beaten. 4 demonstrants have serious wounds.
> 12 demonstransts are arrested, among them two leading persons of
> Secijaldemocratia party: Slobodan Orlic and Jelena Milenkovic. They are held in detention and supposed to be heared today. They are arrested in front of Party's office after complaining to some police officers about use of force by police. jelena Milenkovic is also beaten by police.
Victimology Society of Serbia and Groupe for Women's Rights