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Almaz Kumenov

Saule Mukhametrakhimova, Almaz Kumenov
2 May 13
Court hears that they hid evidence to protect the younger Tsarnaev brother.
Murat Mashkenov, head of the independent Kazakstan Labour Confederation. (Photo: Ludmila Ekzarkhova)
Saule Mukhametrakhimova, Almaz Kumenov
7 Mar 13
Opponents say measures being proposed would favour main trade union federation.
Working conditions in Janaozen's oil industry have improved since protests in 2011 ended in bloodshed. (Photo: Asylkhan Abdraim)
Saule Mukhametrakhimova, Almaz Kumenov
30 Jan 13
Struggling to support families, they believe their husbands were made scapegoats for 2011 bloodshed.
Vladimir Kozlov (right), in court with Serik Sapargali and Akjanat Aminov. (Photo: Facebook group in support of Kozlov and others)
Almaz Kumenov
10 Oct 12
Harsh verdict for government opponent intended as message to others.
Alima Beysenbaeva is deputy chair of the Shyrak Association of Disabled Women. (Photo: A Ergazin/
Almaz Kumenov
8 Aug 12
Enduring prejudices limit access to family planning and reproductive health services.
Nina Balabaeva of the Rodnik group, which runs a shelter in Almaty for the victims of trafficking. (Photo: N Balabaeva)
Almaz Kumenov
28 May 12
Government needs to do more to combat sexual exploitation and forced labour.