Eight dead, scores injured following ethnic clashes in Kazakhstan

Eight people were killed and scores wounded in a series of clashes overnight in villages in Kazakhstan’s southern Zhambyl province, with homes and businesses torched, the interior minister said on Saturday. Some 70 people were involved in the initial confrontation on the outskirts of Masanchi village, close to the border with Kyrgyzstan, Yerlan Turgumbayev told… Read More Eight dead, scores injured following ethnic clashes in Kazakhstan