Man Dies After Being Shot By Police During Peaceful Protests In Brest

Gennady Shutov from Brest died in a Minsk military hospital, after being shot by security forces during peaceful protests. He got a gunshot wound to the head on 11 August. The man, 43, is the third officially confirmed victim.  Shutov’s relatives said that they talked to eyewitnesses and they said that Gennady did not fight, did not conflict – he was just passing by. Somebody shot him from the roof of a nearby building, the witnesses said. The man’s family was searching for him for two days. He was first taken to the Brest regional hospital, and then transported by helicopter … Continue reading Man Dies After Being Shot By Police During Peaceful Protests In Brest