Nebojša Bakarec, high official of the Democratic
Party of Serbia, accompanied by an unidentified person with camera,
broke into the seminar on LGBTIQ rights the Helsinki Committee’s
Youth Group organized for secondary school students at the
“Steamship” Cultural Center, Belgrade.
officers guarding the Youth Group throughout the Pride Week did not
even try to prevent him from entering the premises. They were merely
standing by while Bakarec and his companion were tearing up the
posters for the Group’s exhibition “Our Queer Childhood,” filming
the exhibition with photos of some of the participants, shouting at
all and sundry and making threats.