Journalist beaten in area of Sairan in time of detentions in Almaty
Almaty. June 11. KazTAG - Civilians of strong physique going into conflict with protestors and beating them appeared in the area of detentions at Sairan bus station, one journalist has been beaten.
Journalists fixed how civilians of strong physique wearing masks appeared in the crowd. One of them hit a peaceful protestor disagreeing with the election results and supporting earlier detained Rinat Zaitov. The victim fainted.
A man introducing himself as Sholpan Alkabayev, journalist of Tengrinews, said that he was beaten by the law enforcement officers. His clothes were torn. Accidental passers'-by were also among the beaten people.
A number of people have been detained in the area of the bus station. Mobile internet was disconnected, there were interruptions in the work of cellular communication.
About 100 people went on the protest action in the area, many of them have been detained.
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