Russia refused to apologize for beating up a Norwegian journalist Øystein Windstad

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The Russian Federation refused to apologize for the beating of a Norwegian journalist of Ny Tid Øystein Windstad in Ingushetia, said a source of FlashNord in the Foreign Ministry of the Kingdom.

The attack on a group of journalists and human rights activists who were on their way to Chechnya, occurred on the federal highway “Kavkaz” near the village of Ordzhonikidzevskaya in Ingushetia. According to the editor of Ny Tid Truls Lie, as the result of the attack Windstad suffered from knocked out teeth, cuts on his face and knee, bruising all over his body. Norwegian Foreign Ministry demanded an explanation from the Russian Federation on the attack.

“Russian colleagues refused to apologize for this situation, also we do not have the Russian version of the incident”, – said a source of FlashNord in the Foreign Ministry of Norway.

Source: FlashNord

 

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