What happened: On 13.11.2020, at 03:00 p.m., at SIA Skopje, А.S. (19) from the village of Idrizovo, Skopje, reported that around 01:30 p.m., he was assaulted by a minor near a playground in the municipality of Gazi Baba. Measures are being taken to solve the case.
Brief description of the incident with bias indicators: In this incident the bias motive is the assumed ethnic origin since the victim was assaulted because he spoke a different language, with the bias indicators being:
- Language – the victim and the attacker spoke a different language;
- Ethnic origin – the victim and the attacker belonged to a different ethnicity.
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.