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The investigative Committee opened a criminal case on the fact of beating of prisoners by employees of the Chita colony because of the loss of the Russian national team to Croatia for the 2018 world Cup. On Wednesday, August 15, reported head of the human rights group “Agora” Pavel Chikov in his telegram channel.
Published by a lawyer of the decision on excitation of criminal case it follows that July 8, 2018 unidentified employees of the IK-5 UFSIN on Transbaikalian edge in building the cooler carried out the transfer of sentenced Nokhrina, A. G. and Krieger, E. A. from one chamber to the other in connection with the damage to chamber equipment.
“In violation of the rights and legitimate interests of convicts, clearly exceeding his powers, using violence, using special means, arms and legs, as well as special electric devices that have caused multiple blows to various parts of the body of convicts Nokhrina and Krieger, causing them injuries, physical pain and moral suffering,” — the document says.
The investigation is underway under article 286 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“Excess of powers of office”).
About beating of prisoners in the Chita colony frustrated because of the defeat of the Russian team, employees of the Chita colony became known on 1 August. Lawyer Anastasia Kopteva and lawyer Alan Semyonova cooperating with the human rights organization “Area law”, made public acts of a survey of convicted Alexander Nokhrina and Yevgeny Afanasyev.
“They were all in a state of intoxication, or rather, they smelled fumes. They were all upset that the Russian football team lost the day before Croatia and, apparently, so I decided to vent on me his shame,” — said the Nohrin, adding that he was kicked and tortured with a Taser at least five people.
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