Kazakhstan Unrest: President Tokayev Says Russia-led Forces To Leave In Two Days

Kazakhstan Unrest: President Tokayev Says Russia-led Forces To Leave In Two Days

Kazakh president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev attends a meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin in Moscow in this file photo. (Image: Reuters/Representative Photo) The announcement from Tokayev comes after US secretary of state Blinken last week warned Kazakhstan that once ‘Russians enter, it is hard to make them leave’ AFP Last Updated:January 11, 2022, 12:43 IST FOLLOW […]

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Kazakhstan Unrest: Internet Restored In Almaty; Putin To Attend Regional CSTO Meet

Kazakhstan Unrest: Internet Restored In Almaty; Putin To Attend Regional CSTO Meet

Almaty, Kazakhstan’s largest city and former capital, was back online on Monday. The city which saw widespread protests against an LPG hike since January 1 was offline since Wednesday. According to an AFP report, foreign news websites and local websites were accessible on Monday morning. The report also highlighted that public transport was back in […]

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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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