Kazakhstan

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

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

 
16 June 2016
Four Kazakh Olympic Champions Fail Doping Tests

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
Police were hunting suspects involved in weekend attacks in western city of Aktobe.
 
7 June 2016
Suspected Terrorists in Kazakhstan Mainly Locals Say Authorities

Authorities make arrests and search for others behind the deadliest terrorist assault in the country’s history.

 
23 May 2016
Massive Crackdown in Kazakhstan Premium
Hundreds arrested to ward off protests against land reform.
 
2 May 2016
More Land Protests in Kazakhstan Premium

In a rare threat to his authority, president evokes Ukraine conflict to show the dangers of a lack of unity.

 
21 March 2016
Kazakh President’s Party in Resounding but Predictable Election Win Premium
Unlike the state of the Central Asian country’s economy, the results of the early parliamentary vote were never seriously in doubt.
 
18 March 2016
Kazakhstan Accused of Stifling Freedoms Ahead of Elections Premium

Nur Otan party assured victory, but rights groups say Nazarbaev’s regime is clamping down ahead of weekend vote.

 
4 March 2016
Kazakhstan Slammed Over Torture Claims Premium

Loopholes and outside meddling leaves justice system unable to investigate police abuses, Amnesty says.

 
24 February 2016
Prominent Kazakh Journalists Accused of Embezzling $1m Premium

Free speech groups cry foul over charges against Journalists Union chair Seytkazy Matayev and his son.

 

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