Now is the time for explanations. Le Parisien reports that rapper Sadek, guilty of brutally assaulting the youtuber Bassem Braïki a week ago, delivered his version of the facts to the investigators.
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Arrested last Wednesday in Bagnolet, Sadek has since been in pre-trial detention, just like one of his accomplices, Oumar D. While the investigation is underway, the rapper spoke about the reasons that pushed him to act. “I advocate dialogue, tolerance. While Braïki calls for the extermination of what he calls the “weak Maghrebis of the capital”. He discredits me with his community which is only growing, ” says Sadek according to Le Parisien, who then highlighted the threats he has been subjected to for several months. "Impossible to go out with my family in public [...] I receive messages indicating that I am a whore and that soon I will come to the ANPE," he said.
I advocate dialogue, tolerance. While Braïki calls for the extermination of what he calls the “weak Maghrebis of the capital”Sadek to the investigators.
Although no judgment has yet been rendered, Sadek seems pessimistic for the future: “I know that my musical career is definitely over. I regret that all of this ended in violence ” .
Also heard, Bassem Braïki recalled the circumstances of his assault: “When I received the first bar hit on the head, I turned around, I was on the ground. […] I protected my head with my hands, I cannot say how long the assault lasted ” .
The blogger who benefited from ten days of temporary incapacity for work is released this weekend from the hospital. But he could be worried if the rapper's lawyers managed to demonstrate that the harassment towards their client was characterized.