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Journalist from New Zealand beaten in Kiev

Journalist from New Zealand beaten in Kiev

Jared Morgan, a journalist from New Zealand, was attacked by unknown people in Kiev. He was taken to hospital with a brain concussion, journalist Aleksey Aleksin reports.

He said that the assault occurred near thehouse where he lives. ‘Jared Morgan, a journalist from New Zealand who hasworked in Ukraine for many years and covered events in the Maidan, wasviolently beaten near his house. He says they could be hooligan refugees. Therewere three of them,’ wrote Aleksey on his page in Facebook. Police is now checking the information, Korrespondent news website reports.

Morgan has been living in Kiev since 2011.He is a Kiwi journalistic association prize-winner.