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#Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

# kassym-jomart-tokayev - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Kazakhstan detains nearly 1,700 more after violent unrest
# Almaty
# Almaty

Kazakhstan detains nearly 1,700 more after violent unrest

Jan 12th 2022, 11:00 AM 5,103 Views 8 Comments

The additional detentions, reported by authorities in Almaty, which was hardest hit by the turmoil, takes the total number of arrests to about 12,000.

# kassym-jomart-tokayev - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Kazakh leader says Russian-led troops will pull out after quelling unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Kazakh leader says Russian-led troops will pull out after quelling unrest

Jan 11th 2022, 2:07 PM 6,887 Views 17 Comments

President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has blamed the unrest on foreign-backed “terrorists”.

# kassym-jomart-tokayev - Sunday 9 January, 2022

More than 160 reported dead in Kazakhstan following week of unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

More than 160 reported dead in Kazakhstan following week of unrest

Updated Jan 9th 2022, 5:40 PM 16,287 Views 13 Comments

Fuel price rises sparked the unrest that broke out in the country a week ago.

# kassym-jomart-tokayev - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Putin and Kazakhstan's president discuss steps 'to restore order' following unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Putin and Kazakhstan's president discuss steps 'to restore order' following unrest

Jan 8th 2022, 11:30 AM 17,578 Views 13 Comments

It comes after the former head of the country’s domestic security agency was detained on suspicion of treason.

# kassym-jomart-tokayev - Friday 7 January, 2022

Kazakhstan's president rejects calls for talks and tells forces to 'shoot to kill' without warning
# Fuel Prices
# Fuel Prices

Kazakhstan's president rejects calls for talks and tells forces to 'shoot to kill' without warning

Updated Jan 7th 2022, 11:00 AM 22,042 Views 31 Comments

The interior ministry said earlier that 26 “armed criminals” had been killed and 18 wounded in the unrest.

# kassym-jomart-tokayev - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Violent protests break out in Kazakhstan as President vows 'tough' response
# Kassym-Jomart Tokayev
# Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

Violent protests break out in Kazakhstan as President vows 'tough' response

Jan 5th 2022, 2:38 PM 11,081 Views 11 Comments

Hundreds have been arrested in protests that started after a fuel price hike.