“They beat him and broke his mobile”

  • Date and time: September 1, 2017 00:00
  • Location: Vinkovci, Croatia
  • Coordinates: 45.2879058, 18.805678100000023
  • Pushback from: Croatia
  • Pushback to: Serbia
  • Demographics: 11 person(s), age: unknown , from: Afghanistan
  • Minors involved? Unknown
  • Violence used: beating (with batons/hands/other), destruction of personal belongings
  • Taken to a police station?: unknown
  • Treatment at police station or other place of detention:
  • Was the intention to ask for asylum expressed?: Unknown
  • Reported by: No Name Kitchen

Original Report

On September 1st, 2017, a person was deported from Vinkovci, Croatia, to Serbia. The respondent stated that the police caught him around 11 pm, beat him and broke his mobile. He reported being with 10 other people, who were also beaten by the police and the police also broke their mobiles. The respondent states that they were brought back to Batrovci, Serbia in 3 vehicles.