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South Korean diplomat has his nose broken by ‘unprovoked’ punch in NYC

  • An unidentified South Korean diplomat was punched in the face in Midtown Manhattan in New York City on Wednesday evening in what police are calling an “unprovoked” incident.
  • “Upon arrival, officers observed a 52-year-old male, with pain and swelling to his face,” police told NextShark in a statement.
  • There has been no arrest, and an investigation into the incident is ongoing.
  • The attack is currently not being investigated as a hate crime.
  • "Over the past year, we’ve seen a rise in hate crimes against the AAPI community that is abhorrent and cannot continue," New York City Councilman Keith Powers said in response to the incident.

Editor’s Note: This article has been updated to include a statement from a United States Mission to the United Nations (USUN) spokesperson.

A South Korean diplomat was punched in the face in Midtown Manhattan in New York City on Wednesday evening in what police are calling an “unprovoked” attack.

Amateur Kickboxer Kn‌o‌cks Out Tai Chi Master in 5 Seconds with Single Pu‌n‌ch

An amateur kickboxer kn‌oc‌ks out his opponent, a practitioner of traditional martial arts tai chi, in a matter of a few seconds after the match begins in what may be considered as one of the fastest k‌nock‌out‌s in kickboxing.

The fight took place earlier this month and was organized by the Shanghai-based Shengshi Yinghao Club in Suzhou, eastern China, according to South China Morning Post.