Safeguarding the Secular State in an Era of Religious Extremism

After the 2016 terrorist attacks, the Ministry of Social Development was established to safeguard secularism and monitor and counteract subversive religious practices. Kazakhstan is

Jehovah's Witnesses Are Target of Religious Discrimination Laws in Kazakhstan

Jehovah’s Witnesses Are Target of Religious Discrimination Laws in Kazakhstan

New Report Reveals Startling Trend of Religious Persecution The New Human Rights Watch Report for 2018 has been released. The annual report is the

U.N. Calls For Release of Jehovah's Witness In Kazakhstan

U.N. Demands Immediate Release of Jehovah’s Witness in Kazakhstan

United Nations Calls Arrest and Detention of Teymur Akhmedov a Violation of Religious Freedom. The U.N. Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) called on

Jehovah’s Witness Office Suspended in Kazakhstan

Religious oppression is on the rise. A Kazakhstan court ordered the Jehovah’s Witness branch office in Almaty to suspend their operations for three months


Jehovah’s Witness with Cancer Jailed in Kazakhstan and Banned from Worshipping

Central Downtown Astana, Kazakhstan by Ken and Nyetta is licensed under CC BY 2.0 In a move that is very reminiscent of Russia’s strong

Persecution of Jehovah’s Witnesses Increases in Soviet Nations

Jehovah's Witness sentenced to five years in prison. The freedom to practice any religion and to believe in any faith is a human right