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16-year-old skinhead stands trial in Russia for attacking a citizen of Azerbaijan

07 February 2011 [14:15] - TODAY.AZ
16-year-old skinhead stood trial in Novokuznetsk, Kamerovsk oblast of Russia with charges of inflicting serious bodily harm to a person motivated by national, racial and religious hatred, according to

He attacked a citizen of Azerbaijan Elshad Hummatov with a knife in his hand in May last year.

The victim who had been hospitalized in the intensive care unit, survived miraculously. A month later, the young skinhead attacked a homeless person and stabbed him. After the arrest he fully admitted his guilt. Investigators also found that juvenile killer spread a video with an extremist content on the Internet.

The young extremist faces a period of 3 to 10 years in jail.


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