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Security staff of the Head of Zaporizhia Oblast State Administration attacked journalists

21.03.2017, 12:26

The crew of program "Nashi hroshi" (our money) were filming the scene next to the property of the Head of Zaporizhia Oblast State Administration Konstiantyn Bryl, when the guard attacked them and damaged journalists' equipment. The accident happened in March 17, Bihus.info reports.

According to the publication, unknown arrived on Volkswagen Caddy to the spot, where journalist and cameraman were filming the story. The car registered on the name Konstiantyn Bryl. A man came out of the car, he didn't introduce himself and kicked remote control of quadcopter from the hands of the operator.

Later, the unknown tried to take quadcopter and demanded to remove all the footage. During the clashe, operator of "NAshi hroshi" thrown sd-card on the side of the road, hoping to save the information.

The unknown attacker found the card, and went towards Konstiantyn Bryl house.
Later, he returned to the place of the incident, but he did not return the memory stick and did not recognize the fact of theft.
Officers of the National police came to the place of accident. Konstiantyn Bryl called the attacker a "friend" in comments to journalists, the newspaper notes.

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