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Taxi accident in Moscow. Terrorism charge against Kyrgyzstani dropped

Charge of an attempt to commit a terrorist act in Moscow during the FIFA World Cup against the Kyrgyz citizen, who works as a taxi driver, was dropped. The Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Russian Federation informed 24.kg news agency.

According to the diplomatic mission, a criminal case was filed against Chyngiz Anarbek uulu under the Article 264 «Violation of traffic and operation of vehicles rules» of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. Recall, he committed a traffic accident that resulted in injury of eight people. The state of health of 7 of them is satisfactory, state of one woman is moderately grave. The management of the taxi company, where the Kyrgyz worked, is ready to pay for the treatment of the injured.

«The measure of restraint for our compatriot will be chosen today. Employees of the embassy provide him with the necessary legal assistance. His mother and sister arrived in Moscow,» the diplomatic mission said.

According to preliminary information, no illegal extremist materials were found during the search in Chyngiz Anarbek uulu’s place of residence in Moscow, where he lives with his wife, and in his homeland in Jalal-Abad region. According to the suspect, he fell asleep at the wheel, as he had been working for 20 hours without a break.