Beating of protestor who already surrendered

March 7
Possible Violations:
  • Police Brutality
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Article 5): No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.

On March 7, a young student protestor in Mandalay attempted to flee in an alleyway. He could not continue so he surrendered peacefully with his hands raised. However, the terrorists surrounded him and started to beat him with batons.