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

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

Kazakhstan government on Friday claimed that security forces killed 26 ‘armed criminals’ hours after Russian forces landed in Almaty after Kazakh president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev appealed for help, news agency AFP reported. Tokayev also said that ‘constitutional order’ was restored in all regions. “Law enforcement forces are working hard. The constitutional order has been mainly restored […]

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Kazakhstan Unrest: Prez Sacks Cabinet; Cops Fire Grenades At Protesters, Detain 200

Kazakhstan Unrest: Prez Sacks Cabinet; Cops Fire Grenades At Protesters, Detain 200

Kazakhstan’s president sacked the Central Asian country’s cabinet Wednesday in a bid to head off unprecedented unrest across the nation that followed an energy price hike. More than 200 people were detained during protests that swept across Kazakhstan following a New Year increase in prices for Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG), which is widely used to […]

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