In Kazakhstan, riot police detained a local MMA fighter Kuat Khamitov. This is reported by the YouTube channel “BASE”.
Previously, Khamitov spoke out in support of protesters in Kazakhstan and participated in rallies.
“I am always with the people! I will tell the residents of Zhanaozen and Aktau that we are always with you,” he wrote on Instagram. – I think it’s wrong what they do with gas prices. Because it strikes at the pocket of the people, their situation is not very good anyway.”
Participants in the protests in Kazakhstan spoke out, in particular, against the increase in gas prices. According to the Kazakh media, at the moment Kuat Khamitov is in the Department of the National Security Committee of the city of Alma-Ata.
33-year-old Khamitov performs in the light weight category. He scored 24 wins with two draws and six losses.