September 28, 2022

A minor was attacked in a bus with sharp object

incidents committed due to ethnicity

What happened: On September 28, 2022, a 17-year-old boy from v. Aracinovo reported that he had been physically assaulted by another underage boy in a bus in Singelic, who tried to attack him with a sharp object.

Brief description of the incident with bias indicators: In this incident, the bias motive is the ethnic origin, with the bias indicators being:

  1. Ethnicity – the perpetrators and the victim belonged to different ethnic community
  2. Pattern of previous incidents – previous assaults between minors in a bus
  3. Impact on the victims and the community: These types of incidents call into question the general safety in the country and the cohabitation among the different ethnic and linguistic groups in society.

Number of victims
Number of Perpetrators
Status of the case
Under investigation
Type of incident?
Physical attack (assault)
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