IWPR Kazakhstan: To whom it is favorable to stop the meetings in Kazakhstan
Let’s remind that 40 activists and several dozens of journalists detained in the different cities of Kazakhstan on May 21. Because of the protest actions against the amendments to the Land Code allowing foreign persons to lease farmlands up to 25 years.
This audio programme was produced under an IWPR project called Strengthening Capacities, Bridging Divides in Central Asia, funded by the Foreign Ministry of Norway. The contents of this article are the sole responsibility of IWPR and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the Norwegian government.