Monthly Archives: December 2013

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Campaign Kazakhstan events in London on anniversary of Zhanaozen massacre

Campaign Kazakhstan held two very successful events in London, commemorating the second anniversary of the Zhanaozen massacre, and the ongoing struggles in Kazakhstan. On the 16 December, we held a protest at the Kazakhstan embassy, of which you can see a selection of photographs here http://www.demotix.com/news/3516956/protesters-london-demanding-justice-kazakhstan-oil-workers#media-3516846 and a short video on our facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=482079041908349&set=vb.129918950457695&type=2&theater . Campaign Kazakhstan, alongside

Two years since Zhanaozen massacre – fight for justice and freedom in Kazakhstan

Protest and cultural event in London For a downloadable pdf please see here – CK 2013 dec events A4 Two years since Zhanaozen massacre – fight for justice and freedom in Kazakhstan Protest and commemoration Monday, 16 December 12 noon Protest to highlight the ongoing imprisonment of innocent trade union, political and human rights activists in

Imprisoned Kazakh activist awarded prize given to Nelson Mandela in 1985

Nelson Mandela was the first recipient in 1985 of the Ludovic-Trarieux International Human Rights Prize. Coincidentally it was on the day of his death,  5 December, that the ceremony took place in Paris for this year’s winner, Vadim Kuramshin. Like Mandela, when he was awarded this prize, Vadim Kuramshin is being held in prison under