March 4th, staff and visitors of Art Cinema Kriterion in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina were victims of a homophobic attack. Four young men stormed into the cinema shouting homophobic slurs and threats, throwing bottles, glasses etc. One young man has sustained severe injuries and one girl was physically attacked while around thirty people who were present in Kriterion at the time were subjected to grave psychological harassment. The perpetrators also threatened to throw a bomb in case members of Kriterion’s staff called the police.
March 9 / LGBTI-ERA