Poland: Group of football fans attack Mexican sailors, injuring 17

Posted on August 20, 2013 • Filed under: Europe, Tourists Attacked, Tourists Injured

The BBC reports that Polish police have charged two people with assault after a group of Mexican sailors were involved in a brawl with Polish football fans on Sunday. Dozens of fans attacked the Mexican navy cadets on a beach in the town of Gdynia, on the Baltic Sea coast. Some accounts said the fans of the Ruch Chorzow team shouted racial abuse as they charged at the sailors, injuring 17 of them. Read article

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