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Kazakh Court Rules That Two Ethnic Kazakhs Will Not Be Deported To China

Kazakh Court Rules That Two Ethnic Kazakhs Will Not Be Deported To China

ZAISAN, Kazakhstan -- A court in Kazakhstan has ruled that two ethnic-Kazakh men from China's northwestern region of Xinjiang who are on trial...
Kazakh Officials Force Protesters Into Faraway Places For Opposition Rallies

Kazakh Officials Force Protesters Into Faraway Places For Opposition Rallies

The Mahatma Gandhi Park in Almaty sounds like an appropriate place for peaceful demonstrations, but some argue the venue is more suited to...
Former Kazakh Minister Accused In Deadly Protests Named Head Of State Guard Service

Former Kazakh Minister Accused In Deadly Protests Named Head Of State Guard Service

NUR-SULTAN -- Former Kazakh Interior Minister Qalmukhanbet Qasymov, whom rights defenders accuse of ordering police to open fire at a protest by oil...
Kazakh Woman Demands Release Of Her Husband, Told Protest Illegal

Kazakh Woman Demands Release Of Her Husband, Told Protest Illegal

ALMATY, Kazakhstan -- A Kazakh woman demonstrating in front of the Chinese consulate in Almaty has been warned her protest demanding the release...
Kazakh Women Call For Increased Social Benefits At Nur-Sultan Rally

Kazakh Women Call For Increased Social Benefits At Nur-Sultan Rally

NUR-SULTAN -- Dozens of women have rallied in the Kazakh capital to call for the government to raise social benefits paid to families...
Ice Buildup Identified As Likely Cause Of Deadly Kazakh Plane Crash

Ice Buildup Identified As Likely Cause Of Deadly Kazakh Plane Crash

NUR-SULTAN -- Ice buildup has been identified as the most possible cause of a crash that killed 12 of the 98 passengers and...
Call To Halt Deportation Of Two Ethnic Kazakhs To China

HRW Accuses Kazakh Authorities Of ‘Improperly’ Prosecuting Asylum Seekers From China

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has accused Kazakhstan of "improperly" prosecuting two ethnic Kazakhs for crossing the border from China as they seek asylum...
Court Acquits Kazakh Journalist Sentenced On Libel Charges

Court Acquits Kazakh Journalist Sentenced On Libel Charges

TURKISTAN, Kazakhstan -- A court in Kazakhstan’s southern city of Turkistan has acquitted journalist Amangeldy Batyrbekov, who was sentenced to two years and...
Activists In Almaty Urge Ukraine Not To Extradite Kazakh Blogger Akhmet

Activists In Almaty Urge Ukraine Not To Extradite Kazakh Blogger Akhmet

ALMATY, Kazakhstan -- Activists in Kazakhstan's largest city, Almaty, have urged Ukraine not to extradite Kazakh opposition blogger Zhanar Akhmet over safety concerns. Dozens...
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