Kazakhstan

24 August 2016
Skyrocketing Female Suicide Attempts in Kazakhstan

Recent surge in suicide rates among young women in southern province brings uncomfortable issues to the forefront of public debate.

 
3 August 2016
Central Asia Stepping Up E-Surveillance, Reports Claim

Western security firm refuses to confirm it sold Uzbekistan spyware able to monitor phone calls and e-mails.

 
19 July 2016
Almaty Shooting Suspect Identified

Lone gunman adopted radical Islam in prison says security chief. 

 
18 July 2016
Four Dead in Almaty Shootout Premium

Three police and a civilian reported killed when two men attacked a police station today.

 
13 July 2016
Kazakh Businessman Accused of Plotting Coup Premium

Tohtar Tuleshov also allegedly funded a shadowy, multinational crime syndicate whose existence is in doubt.

 
5 July 2016
Some Well-Needed Attention for Domestic Violence in Kazakhstan Premium

An attack on a local actress and pop media producer gets people talking, with social media users showing solidarity but also mocking the problem. 

By Gillian Rochkind
 
30 June 2016
Kazakh Authorities Detain Suspected Terrorists Premium

Authorities deny connection to the 5 June attacks in the city of Aktobe.

 
29 June 2016
Kyrgyz-Kazakh Border on Alert After Anthrax Outbreak Premium

Kyrgyzstan asks Eurasian Union to help stop infected meat from crossing its border.

 
16 June 2016
Four Kazakh Olympic Champions Fail Doping Tests Premium

Athletes, including Kazakh icon Ilya Ilyin, are likely to lose their 2012 Olympic medals.

 
10 June 2016
Five Dead as Kazakh Police Hit Suspected Militants Premium
Police were hunting suspects involved in weekend attacks in western city of Aktobe.
 

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