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The state Committee of national Security (SCNS) of Kyrgyzstan has accused supporters of former President Almazbek Atambayev in an attempt to use women and children as “human shields”. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
The Ministry also said that soldiers of the special troops used only rubber bullets and lethal weapons, whereas supporters of the former President fired live ammunition.
“The information that is captured by the commandos left their own colleagues, is not true. Since these employees are taken hostage were beaten with special cruelty”, — added in the SCNS.
He previously Atambayev admitted that fired by riot police during the assault, but tried to “anyone not to get”. According to the former President, his supporters were not armed “even slingshots”.
7 August it was reported about the beginning of the second attempt of storm of a residence in the village of Koi-Tash. According to recent reports, was admitted 47 people, including 23 civilians. One special forces soldier died as a result of his injuries. Against supporters of Atambaev opened a criminal case under article “murder”, “mass riot”, “disorderly conduct”, “threat or violence concerning the representative of authority” and “hostage-taking”.
Atambayev was the head of the Kyrgyzstan in the years 2011-2017. Against him being a parliamentary inquiry, the results of which will be transferred to the Prosecutor. Against the former President can initiate a criminal case of corruption, concealment of income and the results premium weapons are members of gangs.
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