Kazakhstan to ban oil products supplies via rail to Russian port of Taman -document

Kazakhstan to ban oil products supplies via rail to Russian port of Taman -document

MOSCOW — Kazakhstan Railways will ban transportation of oil products to the Russian Black Sea port of Taman starting from May 8, according to a document from the state-owned railway operator seen by Reuters on Thursday. No reasons for the ban were disclosed in the document…

Kazakhstan says 164 were killed in a week of bloody protests only quelled after the threat to shoot demonstrators on sight and the arrival of Russian troops

Kazakhstan says 164 were killed in a week of bloody protests only quelled after the threat to shoot demonstrators on sight and the arrival of Russian troops

Protests in the Central Asian country began with fuel prices, and then became an uprising against the regime of President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev…