Rosa Tuletaeva is freed from prison!

: November 20, 2014
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Message from Bakhytzhan Toregozhina in Kazakhstan “I have just today been able to get t   hrough on the telephone to Rosa Tuletaeva to convey my heart-felt congratulations on her release from prison! Since yesterday she has been getting phone calls from all over Kazakhstan with congratulations from supporters and friends! Rosa w aited for [...]

Brutal repression in imperialism’s interests

: October 28, 2014
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The chair of Campaign Kazakhstan, Mick Whale, has written an update on the situation in Kazakhstan for the publication, Socialism Today. In it he raises the need for solidarity initiatives with workers who continue to fight the bosses and the regime. He also speaks of the plight of political prisoners – the oil-workers’ leaders, the [...]

Pen International’s Call to Action- Poet Beaten in Prison

: July 16, 2014
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Campaign Kazakhstan has received this appeal from Pen International about the horrific treatment in prison of the poet Aron Atabek. Please take up the suggestions made for protests and publicise as widely as possible.   PEN International is deeply concerned at reports that the imprisoned poet Aron Atabek – who is in ill health – [...]

Irish foreign minister challenged over Vadim Kuramshin

: July 02, 2014
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 - Joe Higgins TD says not enough being done for falsely imprisoned human rights lawyer.   Video report of exchanges in parliament 

Campaign Kazakhstan has received the welcome news today that Vadim Kuramshin has suspended his hunger strike

: June 09, 2014
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Campaign Kazakhstan has received the welcome news today that Vadim Kuramshin has suspended his hunger strike. He is to be moved to a new place where he will get the medical attention he needs and hopefully, where he will not be subjected to any further physical or psychological torture. Hundreds of protests were sent to [...]