Suspect arrested in racist attacks in Kharkiv

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May. 31, 2012 13:47
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The 22-year-old Kharkiv security guard suspected of using a knife to attack and critically injure Nigerian students in the city this month.
Photo by Ministry of the Interior of Ukraine
Police in Kharkiv said that on May 20 they arrested a 22-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder of at least two non-Slavic foreign students. A May 21 Kharkiv police website report on the incident said the attacks had put Kharkiv’s sizable foreign student population on high alert.

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