26 Dead, Thousands Arrested in Almaty: All You Need To Know About Kazakhstan Unrest

Over 160 Dead in Kazakhstan Unrest, US Calls for End Shoot-to-kill Order

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Sunday criticized Kazakhstan’s shoot-to-kill order against protesters accused of fomenting unrest, calling for the policy in the central Asian nation to be scrapped. “That is something that I absolutely reject. The shoot-to-kill order, to the extent it exists, is wrong and should be rescinded,” President Joe Biden’s top […]

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Kazakhstan President Sacks Cabinet, Vows 'Tough' Response to Mass Protests

Kazakhstan’s Ex-security Chief Arrested for Treason Amid Crackdown on Unrest

Kazakhstan’s former intelligence chief has been arrested on suspicion of treason, the state security agency said on Saturday, as the former Soviet republic cracks down on a wave of unrest and starts to assign blame. The detention of Karim Massimov was announced by the National Security Committee which he headed until he was fired by […]

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