Court rejects the cassation appeals of the «Vzglyad» newspaper and the «one media outlet «Respublika»

Court rejects the cassation appeals of the «Vzglyad» newspaper and the «one media outlet «Respublika»

11.06.2013

Once again, the attempts of the independent Kazakhstan media – «Vzglyad» and «Respublika» newspapers to defend their rights to exist in court and operate within the territory of Kazakhstan were in vain

International response concerning the recognition of the  “Vzglyad” and “one media outlet “Respublika” as extremist

International response concerning the recognition of the “Vzglyad” and “one media outlet “Respublika” as extremist

10.03.2013

The critical deterioration of the situation of freedom of speech in Kazakhstan has been publicly announced by representatives of Kazakhstan community and European politicians

Kazakhstan: the courts banned the activity of the media outlets on the eve of the anniversary of the tragic events in Zhanaozen

Kazakhstan: the courts banned the activity of the media outlets on the eve of the anniversary of the tragic events in Zhanaozen

09.12.2012

A number of independent media outlets have been banned in Kazakhstan. The prohibition of the activity does not concern just editorial offices of these media, but also the journalists who have worked for the outlets.

Kazakhstan: Contrived provocation sees Kozlov held in ice-cold solitary confinement before his secret transfer to distant Aktobe

Kazakhstan: Contrived provocation sees Kozlov held in ice-cold solitary confinement before his secret transfer to distant Aktobe

25.11.2012

On the night of the 24th of November, 2012, Vladimir Kozlov was transferred by Stolypin car to the city of Aktobe. According to numerous reports, in penal colonies of the Aktobe Province, instances of ill-treatment of detainees have been reported repeatedly.

Kazakh authorities should guarantee freedom of expression and freedom of association

Kazakh authorities should guarantee freedom of expression and freedom of association

22.11.2012

Attempts made by the Kazakh authorities to ban the activities of opposition parties and the media outlets in the country have caused a strong negative reaction among the international community.

Statement on the shutdown of independent media organisations in Kazakhstan

Statement on the shutdown of independent media organisations in Kazakhstan

21.11.2012

A number of independent media organisations and opposition NGOs of Kazakhstan are under the threat of closure and prohibition of activities in the country. The Prosecutor’s Office in Almaty filed a motion in court, demanding that these organisations be deemed as extremist

Igor Vinyavskiy

Igor Vinyavskiy

02.04.2012

The case on persecution

Kazakhstan: will there be a political thaw?

Kazakhstan: will there be a political thaw?

18.03.2012

The editor of the ‘Vzglyad’ newspaper was released under amnesty, opposition leaders had their terms of arrest extended for another month

Newspaper editor Igor Vinyavsky still in prison

Newspaper editor Igor Vinyavsky still in prison

05.03.2012

In a show of support for Igor Vinyavsky, the editor of the Kazakh independent daily Vzglyad, who has been held for more than a month, Reporters Without Borders is publishing an interview he gave on 1 July 2011 .

Resolution of Investigation Department of the Committee for National Security

Resolution of Investigation Department of the Committee for National Security

26.01.2012
Order on Opening a Criminal Case №  and accepting it for proceedings Almaty, January 23, 2012 The senior investigator from the Investigation Department of the Committee for National Security in ​​Almaty, Captain Kobenbaev S, after examining the material registered in the Log of the Registration of Statements and Information relating to crimes under № 159 […]