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Ukraine: Eyewitness Video of a Racist Attack on Kyiv Metro

Categories: Eastern & Central Europe, Ukraine, Digital Activism, Ethnicity & Race, Human Rights, Law

Slava Baranskiy witnessed [1] (RUS) the beating of a black African man on a crowded metro train in the center of Kyiv, between Khreshchatyk and Arsenalna stations, on April 2. Baranskiy was in an adjacent train car and recorded the beating on video [2], which he later gave to the police, who, according to the blogger, had detained one of the offenders.