Milan Hudák: We felt like it was in World War II

06 February 2023

Milan Hudák is a Romani man from Slovakia. In this moving interview he recounts the brutal, 2013 police raid on a Romani neigbourhood in Moldava nad Bodvou. The police beat him and subjected him to electroshocks. He remembers how one day life changed for him and his community. When the investigation into the raid began he and others were initially declared as victims but, in the end, they were accused of lying by the court and charged with perjury. What does the fight for justice look like if you are Romani? What is the emotional toll it can have on a person? Find out more in this interview with Milan Hudák.


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