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Kazakhstan plane crash death toll rises to 12

27 December 2019, 11:27 AM

The death toll from this morning’s plane crash in Kazakhstan has risen to 12.

Passenger plane crashes in Kazakhstan killing at least nine

27 December 2019, 6:44 AM

A Bek Air plane with 95 passengers and five crew members on board crashed near the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan on Friday, killing at least nine people, authorities in the Central Asian country said.

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

Successor to long-time Kazakh ruler is sworn in as president

12 June 2019, 12:07 PM

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the hand-picked successor to Kazakhstan’s longtime ruler, was inaugurated as president Wednesday after winning an election marred by a police crackdown and slammed by foreign monitors for “voting irregularities”.

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

Kazakhstan vote showed ‘scant respect’ for democracy: observers

10 June 2019, 11:38 AM

A presidential election in Kazakhstan won by the hand-picked successor to the country’s long time ruler showed little respect for democracy, foreign monitors said on Monday.

Alina Solodukhina.

Disabled Kazakhs fight for rights amid Paralympics push

28 March 2019, 7:02 AM

In a gym in Kazakhstan’s largest city Almaty, Paralympic weightlifter Alina Solodukhina’s slight shoulders are feeling the strain under more than 60-kilogrammes of cast iron.



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