Three Afghani people were caught in the forrest near Vinkovci, and two of them were beaten by police officers. The police officer kicked them in the head, arms, back and legs, and beat them with batons. The police officers took their phones, checked for GPS location, and took their money (70 euros). The police asked them where they had crossed the border. The three people asked for asylum and the police officer replied “Fuck off”. Afterwards, the police pushed them back to Batrovci.
The three people asked for asylum and the police officer replied 'Fuck off'
Date & Time 2018-04-29
Location forest near Vinkovci, Croatia
Reported by No Name Kitchen
Coordinates 45.2879058, 18.8056781
Pushback from Croatia
Pushback to Serbia
Taken to a police station unknown
Group size? 3
Treatment at police station or other place of detention
Overall number of policemen and policewomen involved unknown
Violence used beating (with batons/hands/other), kicking, theft of personal belongings