Neo-Nazis Attack Anti-Fascist Youth in St. Petersburg
July 27, 2007
Neo-Nazis attacked a 16-year-old boy who was on his way to an anti-fascist punk rock concert, according to a July 23, 2007 report by the Sova Information-Analytical Center. Between 8-10 neo-Nazis screaming abuse against anti-fascists beat the boy up near the Belgrade night club, where anti-fascists had gathered to raise money for victims of a neo-Nazi attack on environmentalists in Angarsk (Irkutsk region). The victim was taken [to] a hospital with head injuries.
Neo-Nazis Attack Group Feeding the Homeless in Novosibirsk
July 26, 2007
Neo-Nazis attacked a group feeding homeless people in Novosibirsk, Russia, according to a July 24, 2007 report by the Sova Information-Analytical Center. Around 20 neo-Nazis took part in the July 1 attack, which resulted in the injury of a thirteen-year-old boy who happened to walk by during the attack. Police detained several of the attackers, but there is no information in the report about any charges being filed against the suspects.
Neo-Nazis often attack similar events in cities across Russia. Anti-fascists and anarchists regularly organize “Food Not Bombs” events to feed the homeless and to make a statement against violence.
See also : Bombs, Knives & Batons, Not Food, in St. Petersburg (February 28, 2007) | “White Terror” | Timur Kacharava (21.08.1985 – 13.11.2005) | Human freedom versus ‘trade’: the hypocrisy and the stoopid