Several women and their children are demonstrating for a third day against the confiscation of their property by the Kazakh government.
The health of Kazakh lawyer Zinaida Mukhortova, who was forcibly put into a psychiatric clinic, is reportedly deteriorating.
A Kazakh court sentenced a local lawyer to three years in jail on July 24 for hitting a judge with a fly swatter.
Several women and their children are continuing a demonstration against the confiscation of their property by the Kazakh government.
Kyrgyzstan says it will join the Russia-led Customs Union in 2015 but will need five years to fully complete the process.
Several women and their children have held a demonstration against the confiscation of their property by the Kazakh government.
Four people in the central city of Zhezqazghan have been sentenced for recruiting fighters to the Islamic insurgency in Syria.
A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted on July 21 of impeding the investigation into the bombing.
Four Kazakh citizens have been given prison sentences on terrorism charges in southern Kazakhstan.
Armenian officials say they expect their country to join the Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union (EES) in October.
The embezzlement trial of Kazakhstan’s former deputy education minister began in Astana on July 16.
Foreign ministers from the five Central Asian countries and Japan are convening in the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, for a conference known as the Central Asia plus Japan Dialogue.