Asia

Ethnic violence blows hole in Kazakhstan's narrative of tolerance

Ten people killed, dozens wounded and thousands flee as brawl between Dungans and Kazakh police is followed by rampage.

Ethnic violence blows hole in Kazakhstan's narrative of tolerance

Kazakhstan

Ten killed, dozens wounded in southern Kazakhstan clashes

Officials said clashes and group fights between residents took place in the Kordai district of Jambyl region.

Ten killed, dozens wounded in southern Kazakhstan clashes

Asia

Disabled children in Kazakhstan: Parents work to change practice

Human Rights Watch reports physical violence, forced sedation and an attitude of neglect towards children with disabilities in Kazakhstan state institutions.

Ukraine

What's expected from Pompeo's trip to Ukraine, Central Asia?

US Secretary of State's visit comes as President Trump faces impeachment debacle at home, which involves Ukraine.

What's expected from Pompeo's trip to Ukraine, Central Asia?

Asia

Ethnic Kazakhs 'detained and tortured in Chinese camps'

Some of them told Al Jazeera they have been held in Chinese internment camps as part of the country's crackdown on Muslims.

NewsFeed

Fatalities after plane crashes near Almaty, Kazakhstan

At least 14 people have died after a plane crashed near the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan on December 27.

Asia

'There were screams': Survivors recount Kazakhstan plane crash

Day of mourning announced after Bek Air flight crash that killed 12 people, including pilot, on Friday.

'There were screams': Survivors recount Kazakhstan plane crash

Kazakhstan

Bek Air plane crashes near Kazakhstan's Almaty airport

Kazakhstan's aviation agency said at least 12 killed after plane, heading to Nur-Sultan, lost altitude during takeoff.

Bek Air plane crashes near Kazakhstan's Almaty airport

Asia

Kazakhstan energy: Drive to adopt greener, healthier sources

Kazakstan pivots from carbon-based energy because of health concerns and seeks to develop greener alternatives.

Human Rights

Kazakh president reshuffles govt after large protests

Hirings and firings followed opposition rallies in Almaty and Nur-Sultan.

Kazakh president reshuffles gov't after pro-democracy protests

Middle East

Russia denies intensifying attacks on civilians in Idlib

Syrian government ally Russia denies dropping more bombs on civilians in rebel-held Idlib province.

Europe

Kazakh president orders probe into China-linked transport project

The country's new leader appears to be shaking off claims he remain's the former president's puppet.

Kazakh president orders probe into China-linked transport project

Space

'Let's go': Russia launches humanoid robot into space

Space-bound humanoid robot Fedor expected to dock at the ISS on Saturday with more than 650kg of cargo.

AJ Impact

Russian humanoid robot goes to space

The artificially intelligent machine is designed to save lives, but may have other applications.

Russian humanoid robot goes to space

AJ Impact

Kazakh leader cancels debts of the poor

More than three million Kazakhs will have personal debts cancelled.

Kazakhstan ends bank bailouts, writes off people's debts instead