Thousands of children as young as five compete in races that can last for hours.
Meanwhile, celebrations of the establishment of Astana as the capital 20 years ago include a giant squirrel art installation.
Khairullo Mirsaidov’s case has garnered little attention from the international community. From Eurasianet.
U.S. State Department’s annual Trafficking in Persons report can result in penalties limiting access to international assistance.
Meanwhile, Kazakhstan almost sees a rare opposition protest.
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