Kazak Journalists Face Routine Harassment

Asel Sultan 30.10.20

Although the media is protected by law, beatings and illegal detentions are common.


Gulmira Birzhanova: Kazak Media Avoid Writing about Terrorism and Extremism

Natalia Lee 15.02.19

“Last year Kazakstan adopted many legislation amendments, including law on media, which recognises some statements as propaganda. It means that journalists preparing some material now should think whether it will be taken as propaganda,” said Gulmira Birzhanova, lawyer of Legal Media Centre, in the interview to