Polish Police in Riot Gear Line Belarus Border as Countries Trade Accusations of Violence

Polish police published footage showing officers in riot gear lined along the country’s border with Belarus on November 10, as migrants continued to camp on the Belarus side.

On November 10, both Belarus and Poland claimed mistreatment of migrants gathered at the border by the other’s security forces.

The Polish Ministry of National Defense published footage described as showing “the acts of violence by Belarusians” at the border between the two countries. The State Border Committee of Belarus said they had found four men with various injuries at the border, and released footage they described as showing “Kurdish refugees beaten by Polish security forces.” Credit: Podlaska Policja via Storyful

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