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In Kazakhstan, as a result of riots, 17 security officials were killed

In Kazakhstan, as a result of the riots, 17 security officials were killed. This was reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the operational headquarters under the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the republic.

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"Already 17 people, a SOBR officer died in the Almaty region," the message says.

In addition, on January 10, the body of Colonel of the National Security Committee of Kazakhstan Azamat Ibraev was found in Nur-Sultan. An investigation has been launched into this fact.

Earlier it became known that in Kazakhstan more than 1.5 thousand people were brought to justice for violation of the state of emergency. Also detained five citizens of Kyrgyzstan.

On January 2, mass protests began in Kazakhstan. This happened after the government decided to raise gas prices from 60 to 120 tenge. The protests quickly escalated into riots and clashes with the police. Against the background of these events, peacekeepers from the CSTO countries, including Russia, were sent to the republic.

In Kazakhstan, as a result of riots, 17 security officials were killed