In the capital of Kyrgyzstan, beaten and robbed by a local television journalist Alisher Tashmatov NTMs. As the RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of the General Directorate of Internal Affairs of Bishkek, the attack on a journalist was on the busy crossroads of the city.
According to the law enforcement authorities, "a group of unknown persons of Asian ethnicity, using force, took a journalist cellphone worth 30 thousand soms (750 dollars)." In addition, looters took Tashmatova documents.
In connection with the attack on a journalist was introduced plan "Interception", which, however, no results, and a criminal case under the heading "Robbery." In the police are considering several versions of the incident, among them - professional activities Tashmatova.
Earlier, at the NTS has encountered friction with the authorities in Kyrgyzstan because of the position taken in terms of television coverage of local opposition.