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In Mariupol, young man tried to break journalist's camera

12.05.2016, 01:01

On May 9, in Mariupol (Donetska oblast), an unidentified young man tried to break the camera of freelance journalist Oleksiy Kovalenko, who was recording the Victory Day rally dedicated to victory over the Nazi. Oleksiy Kovalenko reported this to IMI himself. According to the journalist, it was a young man, approximately 16 years old, who was wearing a jacket with a big national emblem of Russia. When the journalist tried to take some footage of the young man, the latter attacked him. Fortunately, no damage was caused by the attack. The young man fled as there were many police officers nearby.

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