School students in Kyrgyzstan on trial for murdering classmate
Several school students in Kyrgyzstan were taken to court and charged for murdering of their classmate - Saadabai uulu Nurak, 15. The trial started Monday at the Bakai-Ata regional court of the Talas oblast with six high-school students on the dock. However, parents of the victim were not invited for the hearing, news agency "24.kg" reported.
According to the investigators, systematic racketeering and violence have brought the teenager to death. Parents of Saadabai uulu Nurak are sure that their son became a victim of school violence and demand to bring the guilty to justice.
The case fell into public domain and was included into discussions of the Talas regional administration, which resulted in charges against six classmates of the dead student. The students were accused of torture, intended bodily harm that caused reckless death and extortion.