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Keles Mambetov. Photo courtesy of prokuror.gov.kz
Interpol wanted man extradited from Spain to Kazakhstan

Spain has extradited Keles Mambetov, a Kazakhstani accused of murder in 2004 and put on the international wanted list.

Interpol wanted man extradited from Spain to Kazakhstan
Nurmakhanbet Issayev. Photo courtesy of prokuror.gov.kz
Prosecutor General supports imprisonment for slander in Kazakhstan

Deputy Prosecutor General Nurmakhanbet Issayev has voiced his support to use of imprisonment as punishment for slander in Kazakhstan.

Prosecutor General supports imprisonment for slander in Kazakhstan
Paolo Cipriani. Photo courtesy of altroquotidiano.it
Two ex-Vatican bank chiefs face money laundering trial

Italian prosecutors on Friday said two former top executives at the Vatican bank will go on trial for money laundering, while the bank's ex-chairman was declared innocent.

Two ex-Vatican bank chiefs face money laundering trial
Aruzhan Sain. Photo © Yaroslav Radlovsky
International adoption only chance for sick orphans

International adoption is the only chance for many sick Kazakhstani orphans, believes a philanthropist and the director oа Compassion charity foundation Aruzhan Sain.

International adoption only chance for sick orphans
©Reuters/Pichi Chuang
Official from Taiwan's Acer held over alleged insider trading

An official from Taiwanese computer maker Acer was formally detained Wednesday on insider trading charges, a day after prosecutors searched the firm's headquarters.

Official from Taiwan's Acer held over alleged insider trading
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. ©Reuters/Hans Pennink
New York probes special deals for high-speed traders

New York's top prosecutor Tuesday vowed to end special concessions that exchanges provide to high-speed securities traders, giving them an unfair advantage over retail investors.

New York probes special deals for high-speed traders
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France indicts two women over 'Syria-bound' teenage girl

French prosecutors on Friday charged two women over the disappearance of a 15-year-old girl who is believed to have travelled to Syria to fight alongside jihadist rebels.

France indicts two women over 'Syria-bound' teenage girl
Photo a courtesy of kp.ru
Human trafficking and sexual exploitation in Almaty

A man tried to sell a Kyrgyz girl in Almaty for one thousand dollars.

Human trafficking and sexual exploitation in Almaty
Photo © RIA Novosty
Falsely diagnosed orphans and abandoned children of South Kazakhstan Oblast

More cases of false diagnosing of orphans have been discovered in South Kazakhstan Oblast.

Falsely diagnosed orphans and abandoned children of South Kazakhstan Oblast
Photo © Marat Abilov
120 adopted children 'drop off the grid' in Africa and Europe

36 Kazakhstani orphans were adopted by South African and Kenyan nationals.

120 adopted children 'drop off the grid' in Africa and Europe
Photo © Marat Abilov
No information on whereabouts of 700 adopted orphans: Kazakhstan

The whereabouts of almost 700 Kazakhstanis adopted by foreign parents are unknown.

No information on whereabouts of 700 adopted orphans: Kazakhstan
Photo © Marat Abilov
International adoption: sick children are healthy?

Kazakhstani orphans are falsely diagnosed with heavy illnesses to be later adopted by foreigners while childless Kazakhstanis continue to wait for their chance of adoption.

International adoption: sick children are healthy?
Photo a courtesy of remarka.kz
Illegal religious organization found in Aktobe: more baptists at fault?

An illegal religious organization of the Union of Evangelical Christians-Baptists was discovered by Kazakhstan authorities in Aktobe.

Illegal religious organization found in Aktobe: more baptists at fault?
Mukhtar Ablyazov. ©RIA Novosti
Ablyazov cannot buy French justice: Advocate General

Being an multi-billionaire Ablyazov can afford to buy anything he wanted, fund opposition political parties and create a committee of international human rights watchdogs to defend him, but he cannot buy the French Justice.

Ablyazov cannot buy French justice: Advocate General
Peter Baruch. Photo ©uralskweek.kz/Raul Uporov
9 years for corruption of minors: Uralsk case

British national Peter Baruch, 38, charged with production of child pornography was detained for three days after the Prosecutors lodged an appeal.

9 years for corruption of minors: Uralsk case
PEter Baruch. ©uralskweek.kz/Raul Uporov
City court decision overruled: British corruption of minors case in force

The Criminal Board of Appeals of the West Kazakhstan Regional Court has satisfied the prosecutor’s protests and recognized the actions of the police as lawful.

City court decision overruled: British corruption of minors case in force
Peter Baruch. Photo ©uralskweek.kz/Raul Uporov
No punishment for British corruptor of minors in Uralsk?

Peter Baruch accused of corrupting minors while living in Kazakhstan might escape punishment.

No punishment for British corruptor of minors in Uralsk?
7 y.o Kalipa was beaten and starved by her "foster" parents. Photo ©tengrinews.kz
Baby sales in South Kazakhstan: Starting from $200

A South Kazakhstani woman who sold her 4 children is pregnant again.

Baby sales in South Kazakhstan: Starting from $200
Lee Seok-Ki (C), lawmaker of opposition United Progressive Party. ©Reuters/Lee Jae-Won
S. Korea prosecutors seek 20 years in MP sedition trial

South Korean prosecutors demanded a 20-year jail term for a leftist lawmaker on trial for allegedly plotting an armed revolt in support of North Korea.

S. Korea prosecutors seek 20 years in MP sedition trial
Illustration a courtesy of REUTERS
US prosecutor wants to postpone Kadyrbayev and Tazhayakov's hearing

The US prosecutor has requested to postpone the hearing of the case of Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov, the two Kazakhstan teenagers taken into custody after the Boston Marathon Bombings.

US prosecutor wants to postpone Kadyrbayev and Tazhayakov's hearing