14/12/2012 08:54 GMT

Vitali Klitschko Ukrainian Parliament Brawl (PICTURES)

Vitali Klitschko was ironically the only one not throwing punches as a mass brawl broke out in Ukrainian parliament.

Boxer Klitschko stood by his stool while politicians traded blows and wrestled each other as the controversy surrounding the October elections continued.

Klitschko in Parliament

With a vote on the ruling Party of Regions' nomination for speaker about to be announced, mayhem ensued as Klitschko looked on.

And Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich's ruling party still succeeded in installing one of its parliamentary deputies as speaker.