The former head of Kazakhstan’s counter-intelligence and anti-terror agency Karim Masimov has been detained. Photo: AP
Kazakhstan arrests former security chief after protests
  • Karim Masimov has been detained as Russian troops helped end the biggest protests in decades in central Asia’s largest oil producer
  • China’s President Xi Jinping has praised Kazakhstan’s president Tokayev for taking ‘strong measures’
8 Jan 2022 - 7:22PM