Third of Kazakh residents spending summer at local resorts, poll
Almaty. June 20. Interfax-Kazakhstan - The survey conducted by Demoscope Public Opinion Monitoring Bureau that covered 2,100 residents revealed that the majority of Kazakhstanis have no plans to travel abroad for summer holidays.
Kazakhstan to introduce ban on evidence obtained under torture, Interior Minister
Astana. June 20. INTERFAX-KAZAKHSTAN - Kazakhstan's Interior Ministry has proposed to amend the bill "On Internal Affairs" to ban any evidence from torture, or testimony obtained through violence, said Interior Minister Kalmukhanbet Kassymov.
Information of Kazakh citizen's death at testing ground in Samara region Á not confirmed, Foreign Ministry
Astana. June 20. INTERFAX-KAZAKHSTAN Á Information that a Kazakh citizen was killed in a shell explosion at a testing ground in Chapaevsk in RussiaÁ s Samara region, is not confirmed, Nurzhan Aitmakhanov, Kazakh Foreign Ministry press secretary, has said.
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The government of Kazakhstan has recently adopted the Law on Protection of Copyright and Related Rights to enhance copyright protection. However, some media outlets keep infringing the copyright by reprinting, reproducing and distributing the news reports of Kazakh news agencies.