Rusko rasistům

MOSKVA – Máte-li v Rusku tmavé vlasy a poněkud snědší pleť, hrozí vám nejspíš nebezpečí. Čelní představitelé Ruska bohužel tolerují, ne-li přímo povzbuzují strach z cizinců a napadání těch, kdo se vzezřením liší od průměrného Rusa.

Obytnou čtvrtí Moskvy pochoduje skupina adolescentů, mnozí s vyholenými hlavami a obutí ve vojenských botách, a vykřikuje ruská nacionalistická hesla. Když narazí na tři ázerbájdžánské chlapce, neváhají. Brzy jeden z chlapců – je mu pouhých 13 let – leží vážně raněn; bude jej třeba hospitalizovat. Další dva jsou rovněž zraněni. Pachatelé se nikdy nenajdou.

Bašíra Osijeva (24), úředníka v moskevské bance narozeného v Ingušsku, napadne skupina skinheadů, když jde s přítelem domů. Přítel je ošklivě zraněn, ale podaří se mu prchnout; Osijev umírá na bodnou ránu do zad. Dva útočníci jsou při boji zraněni a zatčeni, když v nemocnici vyhledají lékařskou pomoc. Ostatní nikdy dopadeni nejsou.

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