Since this affair, many establishments on the Basque Coast have paid the price for their patronymic or geographic proximity to the restaurant involved. Harassment which mainly manifested itself on the Internet, but also via telephone calls.
“When he posted the video on his Snapchat group, it was because my friend was shocked by what he had just experienced with his mother. He thought he would share his feelings with those who follow him, without it going that far, explains Islam Magomadov, close to the family who contacted “Sud Ouest”, acting as spokesperson. Today, all this is beyond us and we ask those who want to show their support to stop targeting restaurants or businesses on the Basque Coast that have absolutely nothing to do with this affair. We are sincerely sorry for the harm this may have caused them and we want this to stop. We also ask that the owner of the restaurant involved, as well as all those who work there, be left alone. »