Eight dead, 40 hurt in Kazakhstan clashes

Credit: WorldNews- Published on February 8, 2020
Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held an emergency government session Saturday to tackle Friday's violence in an ethnically-mixed pocket of the Jambyl region, near the border with Kyrgyzstan. A commission of enquiry was also set up. "Eight died, more than 40 were injured" in the clashes, Interior Minister Yerlan Turgumbayev...

Credit: euronews (in English)
Published on February 9, 2020 -  01:57
Clashes in border Kazakh village kill 8 and injure at least 40 others
Eight people died and more than 40 others were injured during clashes in southern Kazakhstan. The government is trying to understand what sparked the riots. It is believed they involved the local Dungans Muslim minority,View on euronews

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