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True or False: How Women in Kazakhstan Are Raped and Killed

We have prepared a quiz with real and made-up cases of regular Kazakhstani women who have faced violence at home and in public places.


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In Kazakhstan, during the lockdown due to coronavirus pandemic specialists noted the outbreak of domestic abuse. On April 28, 37 year-old Nadezhda Belous was killed by her husband at Nur-Sultan. One day before her death, she filed a complaint against her husband; however, he was released with a protection order.

According to the UN Women, 400 women die from domestic abuse in Kazakhstan every year.

Read also: What Prevents the Domestic Violence Criminalization in Kazakhstan and Why Is It Necessary?

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