EURASIA LIFT

Human Rights Issues in Eurasia / Правовые Вопросы В Регионах Евразии

Africans ‘under siege’ in Moscow

Posted by Info on 31/08/2009

BBC: Nearly 60% of black and African people living in Russia’s capital Moscow have been physically assaulted in racially motivated attacks, says a new study.

Africans working or studying in the city live in constant fear of attack.A quarter of 200 people surveyed said they had been assaulted more than once. Some 80% had been verbally abused.

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