Gigi HadidIs it addressing the alleged family conflict between boyfriends? Zayn Malik and mother Yolanda Hadid.

CelebHomes News was informed by the model’s rep that she is focusing on Zayn and her 13-month-old daughter. “Gigi is solely focused on the best for Khai. “She requests privacy during this time,” her rep said.

Citing sources with direct knowledge, TMZ reported that Zayn allegedly struck Yolanda, an accusation he denied in a statement to the outlet. “I adamantly refuse striking Yolanda Hadid,” the former One Direction artist said. “I decline to provide any further details for the sake of my daughter.”

Zayn stated that he hopes Yolanda “reconsiders her false allegations” and will work privately to heal these family issues. 

He also seemed to address the allegations in a statement shared to Twitter on Thursday afternoon, writing that first and foremost he wants to “protect” Khai.