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Kazakhstan: Protests erupt

Kazakhstan: Protests erupt

Phoney elections have not brought stability Sergei Skobelev, CWI Russia A tense situation has developed in Kazakhstan. Protests have erupted against the Nazarbayev government only weeks after his ruling party ‘won’ rigged parliamentary elections.

Kazakhstan: Vadim Kuramshin, prisoners’ rights campaigner, jailed for 12 years

Kazakhstan: Vadim Kuramshin, prisoners’ rights campaigner, jailed for 12 years

All pretense of a fair trial dropped – Protest Now! From Campaign Kazakhstan On the second attempt the authorities, Vadim Kuramshin, a well-known campaigner for prisoners’ rights and member of the Socialist Movement Kazakhstan, wsa jailed last weekend, for 12 years. The charge against Vadim – that he allegedly attempted […]