Law enforcement officials of Kazakhstan have eliminated 26 armed criminals, Khabar 24 TV channel reports.
It is noted that 18 more participants in the riots were injured. In addition, law enforcement officers detained over three thousand people.
It is also reported that currently all buildings of the city halls and police stations are under control.
On the eve of the General Prosecutor’s Office of Kazakhstan opened cases of riots in the country. It was reported that the protesters could face from eight years in prison to life with deprivation of citizenship.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan stated that the participants in the riots who resist the demands to lay down their arms will be destroyed.
On the eve it became known about the death of 18 security officials, another 748 were injured.