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Women who fight back often end up serving stiff prison sentences.
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More than 1,000 families returned to Kazakstan in the first six months of this year.
Experts say that the government is failing to develop what could be a rich and profitable sector.
Human rights observer warns that the authorities ignore the demonstrators at their peril.
20 Mar 13
Activists hope campaign will prompt wider action on women's rights.
7 Mar 13
Opponents say measures being proposed would favour main trade union federation.
28 Feb 13
London event highlights use of criminal law to punish dissent.
8 Feb 13
Continuing persecution backed by raft of retrograde laws.
30 Jan 13
Struggling to support families, they believe their husbands were made scapegoats for 2011 bloodshed.
14 Dec 12
Authorities repressive and responsive by turn, but the old social contract has been torn up.
14 Dec 12
Repression has worsened as authorities fail to learn the real lessons of December 2011 bloodshed.
11 Dec 12
Legislation is seen as much-needed step forward, but it doesn’t seem to be going anywhere.
27 Nov 12
Prosecutors seek to wipe out opposition TV and press at a stroke.
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