Kazakh troops at the main square in Almaty on January 6, where hundreds of people were protesting against the government. Photo: Reuters
Kazakh troops at the main square in Almaty on January 6, where hundreds of people were protesting against the government. Photo: Reuters
Kazakhstan

Russia sends paratroopers to Kazakhstan as ‘dozens’ killed in unrest

  • Russian troops sent as part of a peacekeeping force after Kazakh president asked for help
  • Kazakhstan’s largest city Almaty hit by deadly clash between security forces and protesters

Topic |   Kazakhstan
Kazakh troops at the main square in Almaty on January 6, where hundreds of people were protesting against the government. Photo: Reuters
Kazakh troops at the main square in Almaty on January 6, where hundreds of people were protesting against the government. Photo: Reuters
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