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Vaccination against measles in Kazakhstan puts teenagers into hospital beds

Vaccination against measles in Kazakhstan went terribly wrong when dozens of teenagers were hospitalized in fever and unconscious to local hospitals.

Vaccination against measles in Kazakhstan puts teenagers into hospital beds
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28 oil workers poisoned, 2 fatally in Zhanaozen

Mass poisoning of workers of Kezbi oil service company has been registered in Zhanaozen city of Mangystau oblast in western Kazakhstan.

28 oil workers poisoned, 2 fatally in Zhanaozen
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Kazakhstan mulls special forces to ensure order at rallies

Kazakhstan General Prosecutor’s office is suggesting to create special divisions in the interior authorities to ensure order at mass events.

Kazakhstan mulls special forces to ensure order at rallies
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Zhanaozen to get industrial park

Deputy chairman of KazMunaiGas told about the company's new projects and plans.

Zhanaozen to get industrial park
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Zhanaozen town in Mangistau oblast will not be celebrating the Independence Day December 16

Last year Zhanaozen and Shetpe village in Mangistau oblast were a scene to riots resulting in 15 deaths, with more than 100 people badly injured.

Zhanaozen town in Mangistau oblast will not be celebrating the Independence Day December 16
Kazakhstan's boxer Vitally Demyanenko. ©tengrinews.kz
Boxing: Kazakhstan boxer Demyanenko defended WBC title

Kazakhstan's boxer Vitally Demyanenko defended his PABA (Pan Asian Boxing Association) and WBC (World Boxing Council) ASIA PACIFIC belts.

Boxing: Kazakhstan boxer Demyanenko defended WBC title
The leader of the opposition Alga party Vladimir Kozlov. ©Yaroslav Radlovskyi
Kazakhstan moves to close 'extremist' opposition, media

Kazakhstan prosecutors on Wednesday called for the closure of several opposition parties and media outlets in the ex-Soviet state over their alleged extremist messages propagating regime change.

Kazakhstan moves to close 'extremist' opposition, media
Trial on Zhanaozen clashes was open and fair: Nazarbayev
Trial on Zhanaozen clashes was open and fair: Nazarbayev

It was a simple dispute between employees and employers that happens everywhere in the world: Nursultan Nazarbayev.

Trial on Zhanaozen clashes was open and fair: Nazarbayev
EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
EU, US slam Kazakhstan over opposition leader's jailing

The European Union and United States voiced concern over this week's jailing of Kazakhstan's opposition leader.

EU, US slam Kazakhstan over opposition leader's jailing
Disaster in Zhanaozen. Photo courtesy of www.lada.kz
Kazakhstan Emergency Minister left for hurricane-hit Zhanaozen

Heavy rain and a hurricane have slashed Zhanaozen town in Mangistau oblast of western Kazakhstan in the evening of July 15.

Kazakhstan Emergency Minister left for hurricane-hit Zhanaozen
Mukhtar Ablyazov. Photo courtesy of vesti.kz
Mukhtar Ablyazov accused of inciting deadly social unrest in Zhanaozen

46 criminal cases have been initiated in Kazakhstan by a special prosecutor against Mukhtar Ablyazov who is accused of siphoning off over $5 billion out of BTA Bank.

Mukhtar Ablyazov accused of inciting deadly social unrest in Zhanaozen
Hearing of arguments started in court. ©lada.kz/Olga Yaroslavskaya
Prosecutors and lawyers talk about "third power" in Zhanaozen clashes

The participants of the trial on Zhanaozen clashes exchanged their opinions during the hearing of arguments on May 15.

Prosecutors and lawyers talk about "third power" in Zhanaozen clashes
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Police officers could have used batons for suppression of Zhanaozen clashes: Prosecutor

The accusations were announced to policemen during the trial in specialized inter-regional criminal court in Aktau on Friday, April 27.

Police officers could have used batons for suppression of Zhanaozen clashes: Prosecutor
Zhanaozen administration building after clashes. Photo by Maksim Popov©
Zhanaozen administration estimated damage from clashes at 250 million tenge

The damage caused to Zhanaozen town during the clashes of December 16, 2011, made 250 million tenge.

Zhanaozen administration estimated damage from clashes at 250 million tenge
Ozenmunaigas building. Photo by Maksim Popov©
Ozenmunaigas estimated its damage from Zhanaozen clashes at $8 million

Ozenmunaigas estimated its damage from Zhanaozen clashes at over 1.2 billion tenge ($8 million).

Ozenmunaigas estimated its damage from Zhanaozen clashes at $8 million
The Supremen Court. Photo by  Danial Okassov©
37 people stand trial on Zhanaozen clashes

37 accused, over 100 victims and 45 witnesses are taking part in the trial on Zhanaozen events.

37 people stand trial on Zhanaozen clashes
Zhanaozen. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Greenhouses to be built in Zhanaozen

New production facilities and new projects have to be launched in Zhanaozen: Vice-PM.

Greenhouses to be built in Zhanaozen
Zhanaozen. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Trial on Zhanaozen clashes scheduled for March 27

The trial on clashes in Zhanaozen and Shetpe village on December 16-17, 2011 is scheduled for March 27.

Trial on Zhanaozen clashes scheduled for March 27
Zhanaozen. Photo by Renat Tashkinbayev©
Zhanaozen police officers threatened for testimony against clashes participants

Zhanaozen got flooded with leaflets with the threats to police officers who will give witness testimony at the coming trial over organizers of the December clashes.

Zhanaozen police officers threatened for testimony against clashes participants
Miroslav Jenca. Photo courtesy of president.kg
UN hopes for open and fair trial over participants of Zhanaozen clashes

Kazakhstan Minister of Foreign Affairs Yerzhan Kazykhanov met with special representative of the UN Secretary General Miroslav Jenca.

UN hopes for open and fair trial over participants of Zhanaozen clashes