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Video: Cyprus man brutally assaults Black woman from Congo holding her baby in racist attack
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Video: Cyprus man brutally assaults Black woman from Congo holding her baby in racist attack

A Greek Cyprus man who was caught on camera viciously assaulting a Congolese woman in a racially-motive attack was reportedly expected to appear in court on Friday. The attack happened on Wednesday in the Larnaca district of Cyprus. The woman, who is reportedly seeking asylum, was holding her 11-month-old baby as the man began attacking the woman, hitting and kicking her as she shielded the baby. The suspect then tried to attack another man reported as her brother who was next to them as the suspect resumes attacking the woman. Λάρνακα, χτες. Χτυπά αμείλικτα μέχρι και μητέρα με βρέφος. Η κουλτούρα του "απέλαση τώρα", "τρώνε τα επιδόματα", "στέλλει μας τους η Τουρκία" και της πίστης σε φυλετική ανωτερότητα. pic.twitter.com/HYUnX8SqfC — Christos Hadjioannou (@Chris__Hadji) July...
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Two White men in Florida charged with hate crimes after axe attack on Black man

Authorities announced on Friday that two White men in Florida men were charged with a federal hate crime for an alleged racist attack on a Black man at a store parking lot. The men, both in their 50s, are accused of attacking the man at a Family Dollar Tree store parking lot in Citrus County. The violent incident began when one of the men reportedly started yelling racial slurs at the Black man as he was walking away from the store. That’s when he approached the victim and starting hitting him in the face. As the Black man lied on the ground, the other man then allegedly hit the victim several times with an ax handle. Both men were indicted by a grand jury, according to the U.S. Justice Department. They two were already charged with assault and battery on the victim in November. Fede...