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6 Jan, 2022 14:48

RT News - January 06 2022 (17:00 MSK)

Protesters regroup in Kazakhstan's largest city Almaty, reportedly blocking access to local hospitals. The country's been rocked by days of deadly unrest, triggered by a fuel price hike. An anti-terror operation is underway in Almaty with reports of shoot-outs. Authorities say dozens of rioters and 13 officers have died with three of them, reportedly, beheaded. We spoke to a local journalist. Kazakh forces retake the country's biggest airport after it was over-run by rioters. However, flights are still grounded, leaving passengers stranded, including many Russians, trying to get home.