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 Ukrainian consul hit as Russian human rights activist Kalyapin attacked in Grozny, - Foreign Minister Klimkin

One of the attackers of Head of Russian Committee for Prevention of Torture Igor Kalyapin in Grozny (Chechnya) hit the Ukrainian consul.

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin wrote on Twitter, Censor.NET reports.

March 16, Censor.NET reported, that the human rights activist checked in at the Grozny City Hotel before the attack. A manager accompanied by armed policemen came to his hotel room and forcibly evicted him from the hotel. Igor Kalyapin was surrounded by the hotel staff at the entrance. They started abusing him. About 15 people in masks also approached and pelted the human rights activist with eggs and flour, shouting at him in Chechen.

Kalyapin planned to meet with Ukrainian human rights activists and journalists who had arrived to attend the mock trial of Mykola Karpiuk and Stanislav Klykh.

Read more: Human rights activist attacked in Grozny while waiting for Ukrainians who came to attend mock trial of political prisoners Karpiuk and Klykh. PHOTOS


 
 
 
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