In Ukraine, a disabled immigrant was beaten because of the Russian language, write media

MOSCOW, 5 Jul — RIA Novosti. In the village of Buimer at Sumy disabled refugees took a beating for what he and his family speak Russian, UNIAN reports.

Locals attacked Vyacheslav Rozhkov, more than 20 years working at the mine and received a disability the second group, near the shop.

As stated by the wife of the victim Lydia Rozhkova, he was attacked by the villagers and demanded to speak Ukrainian.

“They pulled him out into the roadway in front of the shop began to open his mouth. First there were three of them, and then it turned out that they do nine. They began to lay under the car, started it to move,” she said.

As the newspaper notes, the man managed to escape. After that he was hospitalized with a laceration of the oral cavity. Deputy head of Department Trostyanetsky police Department said that law enforcement authorities are checking on this case.

Lydia Rozhkova said he feared lynching by local residents and pressure from the authorities.