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Russia announces first Syria strikes from Iran base
Russia announces first Syria strikes from Iran base

Russian warplanes on Tuesday flew a bombing run from an Iranian airstrip against jihadist groups in war-torn Syria.

Russia announces first Syria strikes from Iran base
Obama hits out at Cameron, Sarkozy over Libya intervention
Obama hits out at Cameron, Sarkozy over Libya intervention

British leader David Cameron got "distracted" and French President Nicolas Sarkozy wanted to promote his country during the 2011 military intervention in Libya, US President Barack Obama said.

Obama hits out at Cameron, Sarkozy over Libya intervention
A picture taken through a hole in a wall shows cars driving at night past damaged buildings in the city of Benghazi following fierce fighting with armed groups including Islamic State (IS) jihadists.
Names of 22,000 IS members leaked to news channel

Tens of thousands of documents containing the names, addresses, phone numbers and family contacts of jihadis who joined the Islamic State group have been given to the UK's Sky News.

Names of 22,000 IS members leaked to news channel
Gennady Golovkin and David Lemieux. Photo courtesy of ringnews.com
Boxing: Unbeaten Golovkin from Kazakhstan pummels Lemieux to unify titles

Gennady Golovkin from Kazakhstan knocked out David Lemieux in the 8th round, now he wants to rule the middleweight division and make boxing history.

Boxing: Unbeaten Golovkin from Kazakhstan pummels Lemieux to unify titles
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Fight between Golovkin and Lemieux won't last 12 rounds says Sanchez

Golovkin's trainer Abel Sanchez believes the title unification bout between Golovkin and Lemieux on October 17 won't last 12 rounds.

Fight between Golovkin and Lemieux won't last 12 rounds says Sanchez
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Kazakhstan's Muai Thai team wins 18 medals at 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup

Kazakhstani muay thai team has won 18 medals at the 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup.

Kazakhstan's Muai Thai team wins 18 medals at 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup
Cup in appreciation of Kazakhstan's contribution in development of muay thai. Photo © Turar Kazangapov
Kazakhstani Federation of Muay Thai receives award

Muay Thai Federation of Kazakhstan represented by Karim Massimov, the Prime Minister of the country, has received a unique cup in appreciation for the dedication and engagement in fostering and promoting the sport.

Kazakhstani Federation of Muay Thai receives award
Golovkin plans to fight in Kazakhstan before EXPO-2017
Golovkin plans to fight in Kazakhstan before EXPO-2017

The undefeated champion in middleweight division Gennady Golovkin from Kazakhstan shared his plans for 2017.

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Golovkin plans to fight in Kazakhstan before EXPO-2017
Gennady Golovkin. Photo © Boxingscene.com
Golovkin-Lemieux press conference

WBA Super, IBO and WBC Interim middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and IBF champion David Lemieux have conducted a press conference in Montreal, Canada

Golovkin-Lemieux press conference
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Number of people joining ISIS is decreasing: Kazakh political scientist Yerlan Karin

According to Kazakhstan’s political scientist Yerlan Karin, the number of fighters that the ISIS or Daish, its Arabic acronym, is luring has been decreasing.

Number of people joining ISIS is decreasing: Kazakh political scientist Yerlan Karin
Andre Ward and Gennady Golovkin. Photo courtesy of vringe.com
Ward wants to fight Golovkin in fall before Kovalev

The WBA (Super) super-middleweight champion Andre Ward wants to face Gennady Golovkin, the WBA (Super), IBO and WBC Interim of Kazakhstan, this fall.

Ward wants to fight Golovkin in fall before Kovalev
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145-men fight between Chinese and Kazakh miners in Kazakhstan, 65 injured

A large fight between Kazakh and Chinese workers of Aktogay mine in East Kazakhstan occurred on July 8.

145-men fight between Chinese and Kazakh miners in Kazakhstan, 65 injured
Murat Abenov. Photo courtesy of his  Facebook page.
Head of Kazakhstan's National Movement Against Corruption on Georgian approach to fighting corruption

Head of the National Movement Against Corruption in Kazakhstan Zhanaru Murat Abenov told Tengrinews about the methods Georgia uses to fight corruption and whether they could be adapted to Kazakhstan

Head of Kazakhstan's National Movement Against Corruption on Georgian approach to fighting corruption
 Davix Lemieux. Photo © gorodokboxing.com
I will beat Golovkin instead of Oscar de la Hoya: David Lemieux

IBF middleweight champion Davix Lemieux talked about a possible fight against WBA Super, IBO and WBC Interim middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin in his interview with The Ropes radio.

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I will beat Golovkin instead of Oscar de la Hoya: David Lemieux
Carl Froch and Eddie Hearn. Photo courtesy of mmaboxing.ru
Carl Froch hasn't decided whether to fight Golovkin or retire: Hearn

British promoter Eddie Hearn said that 37 y.o. Carl Froch would probably retire from boxing.

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Carl Froch hasn't decided whether to fight Golovkin or retire: Hearn
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Golovkin's big drama show: Monroe TKOed in 6th round

WBA Super, IBO and WBC Interim middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin has given the big drama show he promised against the American southpaw Willie Monroe Jr on May 16 at The Forum.

Golovkin's big drama show: Monroe TKOed in 6th round
Gennady Golovkin and Willie Monroe Jr. Photo © youtube.com/BBoxingnews
Golovkin-Monroe press conference in LA

Golovkin has participated in the final press conference in Los Angeles

Golovkin-Monroe press conference in LA
Gennady Golovkin, Oscar De La Hoya and Saul Alvarez. Photo courtesy of vk.com/ggolovkin
Time will come for Golovkin-Alvarez fight: Oscar De La Hoya

The next opponent for Saul "Canelo" Alvarez.

Time will come for Golovkin-Alvarez fight: Oscar De La Hoya
Zhanat Zhakyanov. Photo © facebook.com
Zhanat Zhakiyanov wins WBA International title

Kazakhstani boxer Zhanat Zhakyanov won the vacant WBA Interntioanl title in the bantamweight.

Zhanat Zhakiyanov wins WBA International title
Mike Tyson. Photo © REUTERS
Fearsome of them all: Tyson reviews fighters from post Soviet counties

The former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson has reviewed promising professional boxers from Kazakhstan, Ukraine and Russia in his Maxim op-ed.

Fearsome of them all: Tyson reviews fighters from post Soviet counties