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Situation is under control in Zhanaozen: Interior Ministry

The situation in Zhanaozen and the region is stable and under control of law-enforcement authorities: Ministry.

Situation is under control in Zhanaozen: Interior Ministry
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40 active participants and organizers of Zhanaozen clashes identified

The investigation identified 40 active participants and organizers of Zhanaozen riots.

40 active participants and organizers of Zhanaozen clashes identified
FBI might join investigation of Zhanaozen clashes
FBI might join investigation of Zhanaozen clashes

Kazakhstan Ambassador to the U.S. does not preclude that experts from the FBI might take part in the investigation of Zhanaozen events.

FBI might join investigation of Zhanaozen clashes
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16 participants of Zhanaozen clashes arrested

16 participants of Zhanaozen clashes have been arrested.

16 participants of Zhanaozen clashes arrested
Ozenmunaigaz building. Photo by Maksim Popov.
KazMunaiGaz condoles with families of killed in Zhanaozen

KMG condemn the unrest causing victims, and all attempts to justify it by linking to labor arguments in oil companies in the region.

KazMunaiGaz condoles with families of killed in Zhanaozen
The unrest in Zhanaozen. Photo courtesy of REUTERS/Reuters TV
“Civil Alliance of Kazakhstan:” instigators of Zhanaozen unrest are not among oil workers

The chair of the board of the Civil Alliance of Kazakhstan Solovyeova argues that although some oil workers on strike followed the unrest organizers, they could not have plotted it.

“Civil Alliance of Kazakhstan:” instigators of Zhanaozen unrest are not among oil workers
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev at the meeting in Aktau. Photo courtesy of akorda.kz
Nazarbayev to personally supervise investigation of Zhanaozen clashes

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev will personally supervise investigation of Zhanaozen clashes.

Nazarbayev to personally supervise investigation of Zhanaozen clashes
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Nazarbayev met with Zhanaozen residents and visited damaged facilities

On December 22 Kazakhstan President met with Zhanaozen residents and visited the facilities damaged during the clashes.

Nazarbayev met with Zhanaozen residents and visited damaged facilities
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PHOTO: Law-enforcement authorities showed arms seized from Zhanaozen rioters

Law-enforcement authorities have demonstrated the weeapons withdrawn from the rioter and from the sites of the clashes in Zhanaozen.

PHOTO: Law-enforcement authorities showed arms seized from Zhanaozen rioters
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UN experts will take part in investigation of Zhanaozen clashes

Kazakhstan invited the UN to take part in the investigation of Zhanaozen clashes.

UN experts will take part in investigation of Zhanaozen clashes
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Prosecutor’s Office investigates into use of weapons by police in Zhanaozen

Special prosecutors are holding their own investigation, a separate statement will be made: Superintendant.

Prosecutor’s Office investigates into use of weapons by police in Zhanaozen
Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov. Photo courtesy of pm.kz
Massimov called to learn a lesson from Zhanaozen clashes

Karim Massimov called to learn a lesson from the clashes at the government meeting on Zhanaozen.

Massimov called to learn a lesson from Zhanaozen clashes
Zhanaozen. Photo by Olga Yaroslavskaya lada.kz
VIDEO and PHOTO: Chronology of Zhanaozen clashes

December 17 Kazakhstan’s General Prosecution office announced chronology of Zhanaozen clashes and published the video shot during the riots.

VIDEO and PHOTO: Chronology of Zhanaozen clashes
Consequences of clashes in Zhanaozen. Photo by Maksim Popov©
Bozhko asked government to allocate money for victims of Zhanaozen clashes

Kazakhstan Emergency Situations Minister asked for funds for victims of Zhanaozen clashes at the government meeting on Zhanaozen.

Bozhko asked government to allocate money for victims of Zhanaozen clashes
Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov. Photo courtesy of flickr.com
Massimov expressed condolences to families of Zhanaozen victims

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov expressed condolences to families of the victims of clashes in Zhanaozen.

Massimov expressed condolences to families of Zhanaozen victims
Consequences of Zhanaozen clashes. Photo by Maksim Popov©
Organizers of Zhanaozen clashes identified

Organizers of Zhanaozen clashes have been identified.

Organizers of Zhanaozen clashes identified
Yermukhamet Yertysbayev. Photo by Maksim Popov©
Clash in west Kazakhstan will not spread to other regions: Advisor to President

Clashes in Zhanaozen are a local incident, there are no signs for so-called Arab Spring in Kazakhstan: Yertysbayev.

Clash in west Kazakhstan will not spread to other regions: Advisor to President
Crates of home-made inflammable liquid found in Zhanaozen residential buildings
Crates of home-made inflammable liquid found in Zhanaozen residential buildings

Molotov Cocktails (flammable liquid) were found at the attic floors and in the cellars of Zhanaozen residential buildings.

Crates of home-made inflammable liquid found in Zhanaozen residential buildings
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80 percent of workers back to work in Zhanaozen

December 20 over 80 percent of Ozenmunaigas in Zhanaozen came pack to work.

80 percent of workers back to work in Zhanaozen
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Soldiers of Khalifat commented on Zhanaozen clashes

On December 17 members of the organization uploaded a video with new threats on the Internet.

Soldiers of Khalifat commented on Zhanaozen clashes