Ukrainian MP Mustafa Nayem was beaten in the center of Kyiv on Bessarabska Square after a conflict on the road. This Nayem wrote on Facebook.
The politician said about the jaw fracture, he is in the emergency.
Driver of the car at the crossroad of Shevchenko boulevard with Khreshchatyk decided that he had more rights and tried to drive through... In general, he blocked the road. There was a skirmish. He called 102. The driver and the passenger of the car exchanged seats and decided to call guys to help. The guys came, four or five men. The squabble ended in a fight. Now I'm in the hospital, with jaw fracture and something else," said the MP.
Nayem stated that the incident does not concern his political activities and asked not to create an agiotage.
"This does not concern my deputy powers, I did not show documents, and this is not connected with my political activities. I called 102 as an ordinary citizen, they arrived at a reasonable time, I gave all the car data and photos of the participants of the incident, "the deputy added.
People's Deputy Anton Herashchenko in Facebook said that the police are looking for the attackers and detention - "is a matter of a few hours."
"The police of Kyiv are looking for a group of people who beat a people's deputy and already have information about the cars of the abusers, so the matter of their establishment and detention is a matter of several hours. According to preliminary information, this incident is not connected with the deputy powers of Mustafa Nayem and is nothing else, except as a domestic road conflict," said Herashchenko.