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Kazakhstan: Republic in Central Asia
Kazakhstan, officially the Republic of Kazakhstan, is a transcontinental country largely located in Central Asia with the most western parts of it being located in Eastern Europe. It is the world's largest landlocked country, and the ninth largest country in the world, with an area of 2,724,900 square kilometres (1,052,100 sq mi). Kazakhstan is the most dominant nation of Central Asia economically, generating 60% of the region's GDP, primarily through its oil and gas industry. It also has vast mineral resources.

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Kazakhstan detains dozens of anti-government protesters

Kazakh police detained dozens of opposition supporters who staged public protests against the government of the Central Asian nation on Saturday.
Reuters - Published

Kazakh opposition leader detained on eve of protest

Kazakh police on Friday detained an activist who led efforts to create a new opposition party and who had called for a public protest at the weekend against harassment of the party's supporters.
Reuters - Published

Videos for Kazakhstan


Fearing Coronavirus, Kazakh Governor Promises To Deport Chinese Workers [Video]Fearing Coronavirus, Kazakh Governor Promises To Deport Chinese Workers

The governor of a Kazakh province bordering China said on Thursday he would seek the deportation of dozens of Chinese workers. According to Reuters, the governor hopes to defuse the local..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:38Published

Clashes in border Kazakh village kill 8 and injure at least 40 others [Video]Clashes in border Kazakh village kill 8 and injure at least 40 others

Eight people died and more than 40 others were injured during clashes in southern Kazakhstan. The government is trying to understand what sparked the riots. It is believed they involved the local..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:57Published

Kazakhstan: 8 people killed in ethnic violence [Video]Kazakhstan: 8 people killed in ethnic violence

Officials said clashes and group fights between residents took place in the Kordai district of Jambyl region.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:14Published

NASA astronaut Koch returns to Earth, makes history [Video]NASA astronaut Koch returns to Earth, makes history

A capsule carrying a crew of three from the International Space Station, including record-setting United States astronaut Christina Koch, landed in Kazakhstan on Thursday. Chris Dignam has more.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:47Published

NASA Astronaut Christina Koch Returning To Earth [Video]NASA Astronaut Christina Koch Returning To Earth

U.S. astronaut Christina Koch, who led the first all-female spacewalk in 2019, was due to return to Earth on Thursday. Koch is returning after completing a record stay aboard the International Space..

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NASA astronaut Koch returns to Earth after record space mission [Video]NASA astronaut Koch returns to Earth after record space mission

A capsule carrying a crew of three from the International Space Station, including record-setting United States astronaut Christina Koch, landed in Kazakhstan on Thursday (February 6).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:49Published

Disabled children in Kazakhstan: Parents work to change practice [Video]Disabled children in Kazakhstan: Parents work to change practice

Human Rights Watch reports physical violence, forced sedation and an attitude of neglect towards children with disabilities in Kazakhstan state institutions.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:15Published

Mike Pompeo tours Kazakhstan with warning over Chinese investment [Video]Mike Pompeo tours Kazakhstan with warning over Chinese investment

Mike Pompeo tours Kazakhstan with warning over Chinese investment

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:27Published

Pompeo urges Kazakhstan to press China over Uighurs [Video]Pompeo urges Kazakhstan to press China over Uighurs

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in Kazakhstan on Sunday, urged the country to press neighboring Beijing over its treatment of Muslim minorities such as Uighurs. David Doyle reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:31Published

Cause of Kazakhstan plane crash investigated [Video]Cause of Kazakhstan plane crash investigated

Technical failure, pilot error and weather conditions are being considered as possible causes of the plane crash in Kazakhstan which left 12 people dead and more than 50 injured. The Bek Air jet,..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:28Published

At least 12 people die in Kazakhstan plane crash [Video]At least 12 people die in Kazakhstan plane crash

A plane with 98 people aboard crashed shortly after take-off early on Friday in Kazakhstan, killing at least 12 people, Kazakh officials said.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

Bek Air plane crashes near Kazakhstan's Almaty airport [Video]Bek Air plane crashes near Kazakhstan's Almaty airport

Kazakhstan's aviation agency said at least 12 killed after plane, heading to Nur-Sultan, lost altitude during takeoff.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 05:41Published

At least 12 people dead in Kazakhstan plane crash [Video]At least 12 people dead in Kazakhstan plane crash

At least 12 people dead in Kazakhstan plane crash

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 00:38Published

At least 12 dead in Kazakhstan plane crash [Video]At least 12 dead in Kazakhstan plane crash

At least 12 people were killed and more than twenty hospitalized after a plane operated by a local airline crashed in Kazakhstan on Friday. Jayson Albano reports.

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15 Dead and 66 injured in Kazakhstan plane crash [Video]15 Dead and 66 injured in Kazakhstan plane crash

A Kazakhstan plane with 98 people on board crashed shortly after takeoff early on Friday, killing at least 15 people, officials in Almaty said. At least 66 others survived with injuries, 50 of them..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:34Published

At least 15 dead in Kazakhstan plane crash [Video]At least 15 dead in Kazakhstan plane crash

At least fifteen people were killed and more than twenty hospitalized after a plane operated by a local airline crashed in Kazakhstan on Friday. Jayson Albano reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:06Published

 

Kazakh poachers sentenced to life for murdering ranger

A Kazakh court on Friday sentenced three poachers to life in prison for murdering a state ranger who attempted to stop them from hunting endangered saiga antelope, a case that drew the attention of..
Reuters - Published

Kazakh leader's grandson says he is seeking asylum in Britain

A grandson of Kazakhstan's powerful former President Nursultan Nazarbayev said on Thursday he was seeking political asylum in Britain, complaining that he was under pressure from his family.
Reuters - Published

Governor resigns, police chief sacked after Kazakh clashes

Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on Monday accepted the resignation of the governor of the southern Zhambyl province, where 10 people were killed in ethnic clashes last week, his office said.
Reuters - Published

Police chief, deputy governor sacked after clashes in Kazakh province

Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on Monday sacked the police chief and a deputy governor of the southern Zhambyl province, where 10 people were killed in ethnic clashes last week, his office..
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan to send two planes to China to evacuate its citizens

Kazakhstan will send two planes to China on Feb. 10 and Feb. 12 to evacuate its citizens amid a coronavirus outbreak, the Central Asian nation's foreign ministry said on Monday.
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan: Refugees flee after ethnic clashes kill 10

At least 10 people died after rioting in the Jambyl region on Friday.
BBC News - Published

Death toll from Kazakhstan ethnic clashes rises to 10

Two more people have died from wounds sustained in the Feb. 7 clashes in southern Kazakhstan, bringing the total number of casualties to 10, the authorities said on Sunday.
Reuters - Published

Ethnic clashes in Kazakhstan leave eight dead, scores wounded

Eight people were killed and scores wounded in a series of clashes overnight in villages in Kazakhstan's southern Zhambyl province, with homes and businesses torched, the interior minister said on..
Reuters - Published

Eight dead, 40 hurt in Kazakhstan clashes

eight dead, 40 hurt in kazakhstan clashes
Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held an emergency government session Saturday to tackle Friday's violence in an ethnically-mixed pocket of the Jambyl region, near the border with Kyrgyzstan. A..
WorldNews - Published

Kazakhstan: 'Ethnic clashes' kill eight, injure dozens

The village of Masanchi is now under the control of the police and armed guard, says the president.
BBC News - Published

Overnight brawl in Kazakhstan leads to deaths: president

A brawl and a series of clashes in several villages in Kazakhstan's southern Zhambyl province have left a number of people dead and wounded, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said on Saturday, without..
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan stops sending mail to and from China

Kazakhstan's postal operator, Kazpost, has stopped moving mail to and from China amid the new coronavirus outbreak there, Kazpost said on Thursday.
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan bans exports of masks to China amid virus scare

Kazakhstan has banned the exports of protective masks after their sales to neighbouring China surged amid the coronavirus outbreak, pushing up local prices and limiting availability.
Reuters - Published

NASA astronaut Christina Koch returns to Earth after record mission

U.S. astronaut Christina Koch, who led the first all-female spacewalk in 2019, landed in Kazakhstan on Thursday after a record stay on the International Space Station, ending a 328-day mission expected..
Reuters - Published

China not embracing U.S. help on coronavirus, Americans in next-door Kazakhstan

China has been more transparent about the coronavirus than it has been in previous crises but Beijing has not yet accepted a U.S. offer of help to contain the epidemic, White House national security..
Reuters - Published

Pompeo warns Kazakhs of China’s growing reach

pompeo warns kazakhs of china’s growing reach
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo yesterday pressed Kazakhstan to be wary of Chinese investment and influence, urging the Central Asian nation and others to join calls demanding an end to China’s..
WorldNews - Published

Pompeo urges Kazakhstan to press China over Uighurs

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Kazakhstan on Sunday to join Washington in pressing Beijing over its treatment of Muslim minorities, a sensitive matter for the Central Asian nation which has..
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan evacuates 83 citizens from China's Wuhan

Kazakhstan has evacuated 83 of its citizens, mostly students, from the Chinese city of Wuhan which is epicenter of a new coronavirus epidemic, Kazakhstan's government said on Sunday.
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan suspends transport links with China over virus

Kazakhstan is suspending all forms of passenger travel to and from neighboring China, the Central Asian nation's government said on Wednesday as an outbreak of a new coronavirus continued to widen.
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan restricts visa regime for Chinese over virus

Kazakhstan will require medical certificates from Chinese citizens seeking visas and has stopped issuing electronic visas to them on arrival as a protective measure against the spread of a new..
Reuters - Published

Passenger who covered pregnant woman in falling Kazakh plane gets award as terrifying VIDEO of crash-landing emerges

passenger who covered pregnant woman in falling kazakh plane gets award as terrifying video of crash-landing emerges
Kazakh police has awarded a passenger of the Bek Air jet that crashed in December, after he covered a pregnant woman with his body to protect her during the horrific incident shown on a CCTV footage..
WorldNews - Published

Kazakhstan holds day of mourning for Almaty plane crash victims

kazakhstan holds day of mourning for almaty plane crash victims
Country honours 12 people killed when Bek Air flight crashed shortly after takeoff Kazakhstan has observed a national day of mourning for the 12 people died when an airliner crashed into a house..
WorldNews - Published

Kazakhstan observes day of mourning as investigators probe fatal plane crash

Kazakhstan observed a national day of mourning on Saturday a day after 12 people died when an airliner crashed shortly after takeoff and slammed into a house.
France 24 - Published

Twelve dead as plane crashes after take-off in Kazakhstan

Twelve people were killed and dozens injured when a plane with nearly 100 passengers and crew on board crashed soon after take-off in Kazakhstan on Friday.
Reuters - Published

Navy SEALs, Bernie Sanders, Kazakhstan: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know.
NYTimes.com - Published

Plane crashes after takeoff in Kazakhstan, 12 dead, dozens injured

A passenger plane carrying nearly 100 people crashed near the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan on Friday after take off, slamming into a house in an accident that killed 12 people and injured dozens.
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan plane crash death toll cut to 12

Kazakh authorities said 12 people were killed when their passenger plane carrying nearly 100 people crashed on Friday shortly after departing from Almaty airport.
Reuters - Published

Plane crashes in Kazakhstan shortly after takeoff, at least 15 dead

A Bek Air plane with 93 passengers and five crew members on board crashed near the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan on Friday shortly after taking off, killing at least 15 people, authorities in the..
Reuters - Published

At least a dozen killed in Kazakhstan plane crash

A Bek Air plane with 95 passengers and five crew members on board crashed near the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan on Friday shortly after taking off, killing at least 14 people, authorities in the..
France 24 - Published

Passenger plane crashes in Kazakhstan killing at least 14

A Bek Air plane with 95 passengers and five crew members on board crashed near the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan on Friday shortly after taking off, killing at least 14 people, authorities in the..
Reuters - Published

Airplane crashes in Kazakhstan with 100 people on board

airplane crashes in kazakhstan with 100 people on board
(CNN)At least seven people have died after a plane carrying 95 passengers and five crew members crashed shortly after takeoff near the...
WorldNews - Published

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