(ALMATY, Kazakhstan) -- Russian-led troops sent to help Kazakhstan’s government quell violent protests have begun leaving the country, according to Russia’s defense minister. Roughly 2,300 troops were dispatched to Kazakhstan last week by a Moscow-dominated alliance of former Soviet countries, after Kazakhstan’s president appealed for... Read More.
(ALMATY, Kazakhstan) -- There are signs Kazakhstan's president is slowly regaining control in the country, following a bloody clampdown by security forces to end days of mass protests and after Russian-led troops arrived to support the government. For the second day in a row, Kazakhstan's... Read More.
(MOSCOW) -- Russian paratroopers have arrived in Kazakhstan to help its government end mass protests that are gripping the former Soviet country. The Russian troops are deploying to Kazakhstan as part of a joint force from a Russian-led military alliance of several former Soviet countries,... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Kazakhstan's president has appealed to a Russian-led military alliance for help in quelling the mass protests gripping the Central Asian country, promising to use force to put down the unrest. President Kassym-Jopart Tokayev in a televised speech Wednesday said he had appealed to... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Mass protests have broken out in Kazakhstan, triggered by a sharp rise in fuel prices in the Central Asian country. Videos posted on social media show thousands of people gathering in cities across the country on Tuesday, in some places clashing violently with... Read More.
(KAZAKHSTAN) -- The government of Kazakhstan, which once threatened to sue comedian Sacha Baron Cohen for his 2006 mockumentary Borat, has done an about face following the sequel's release on Friday. Following the opening of Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, the sequel to... Read More.