Kazakhs

The Kazakhs (also spelled Kazaks, Qazaqs; Kazakh: singular: Қазақ, Qazaq, [qɑˈzɑq] (listen), plural: Қазақтар, Qazaqtar, [qɑzɑqˈtɑr] (listen); the English name is transliterated from Russian; Russian: Казахи) are a Turkic ethnic group who mainly inhabit the Ural Mountains and northern parts of Central and East Asia (largely Kazakhstan, but also parts of Russia, Uzbekistan, Mongolia and China) in Eurasia. Kazakh identity is of medieval origin and was strongly shaped by the foundation of the Kazakh Khanate between 1456 and 1465, when several tribes under the rule of the sultans Zhanibek and Kerey departed from the Khanate of Abu'l-Khayr Khan. The Kazakhs …

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CEIP · 15 October 2021 English

Chinese firms are adapting to an ever-changing business environment as Central Asian leaders and citizens demand more local job creation, value-added industry, and opportunities for skills and advancement.

atrocities committed against Uyghurs and ethnic Kazakhs in neighboring Xinjiang have led to protests by


Amnesty International · 26 August 2021 English

This briefing paper sets out Amnesty International’s key priorities and recommendations for action by UN member states ahead of the 48th regular session of the UN Human Rights Council (HRC48).

grave human rights violations against Uyghurs, Kazakhs and other predominantly Muslim ethnic groups in


World Bank Group · 13 August 2021 English

materials in the Kazakh language as well. The Kazakhs, who predominantly reside in Bayan-Ulgii aimag regarded as ethnic minorities in Mongolia: the Kazakhs and the Dukha-reindeer herders. Khalkh Mongolian Turkic ethnicity residing in Mongolia is the Kazakhs. The Kazakhs are not indigenous to the Bayan-Ulgii aimag population of 93,000 people, and 93.0% of them are Kazakhs and 7% are Tuvans and other Mongolian speaking


Amnesty International · 27 July 2021 English

Idris Hasan, an ethnic Uyghur, has been detained in Morocco and is at risk of deportation to China.

“terrorism”, these crimes have targeted ethnic Uyghurs, Kazakhs, Hui, Kyrgyz, Uzbeks and Tajiks. Amnesty International


TNI · 16 June 2021 English

The function of the police, of the army, of all the coercive arms of the state has to be understand within the racist architecture in which it emerged. [...] These …

Google to Palantir, but in the case of the Uyghurs, Kazakhs and other Muslim populations in Northwest China detention, a form of state terror – held Uyghurs and Kazakhs in place, ensuring a docile workforce, and creating chosen work is impossible for most Uyghurs and Kazakhs. Instead, local authorities assign groups of former and, to a lesser degree, with the 1.5 million Kazakhs and 200,000 Kyrgyz who also call parts of the region alleviation’ goals, which focused on placing Uyghurs and Kazakhs in Han-owned factory jobs and isolating the Muslim


OSCE · 9 June 2021 English

The Statement of Preliminary Findings and Conclusions issued by the IEOM on 11 January concluded that the election and referendum “were held against the backdrop of a political crisis that …

per cent), as well as smaller groups of Tajiks, Kazakhs, Tatars, Ukrainians, Koreans, and Meskhetian Turks


AIP · 8 June 2021 English

isomers, and salts of isomers whenever the mineral production on Federal land, the Sec- (e) PERFORMANCE METRIC.—Not later than existence of such salts, isomers, and salts of retary of the …

AGENCY.—The term forced labor using Uyghurs, ethnic Kazakhs, scientific breakthroughs that benefit every ‘‘Federal


USIP · 1 June 2021 English

Others, like trafficking in illicit commodities, often entail the use of intimi- dation and force, but violence is not integral to the criminal activity itself.4 Criminal groups engaging in both …

Kyrgyzstan, it has experienced strife between ethnic Kazakhs and minority ethnic groups. These violent confrontations mobilization and include clashes between ethnic Kazakhs and several groups: Chechens in 2007, ethnic Armenians minorities have been charged at higher rates than Kazakhs.35 Civil rights groups have accused local governments


ORF · 12 May 2021 English

On 18 May 2018, the Associated Press reported that the Chinese foreign ministry denied the existence of the camps and stated that the ministry “had not heard of this situation.37 …

groups such as Han account for 40.48 percent, Kazakhs are 6.5 percent, Hui 4.5 percent, and other ethnicities


ORF · 12 May 2021 English

China in the 21 st century is competing with the global powers in economic growth, military power, technological innovations, and strength in manufacturing. Indeed, the country’s economic growth over the …

groups such as Han account for 40.48 percent, Kazakhs are 6.5 percent, Hui 4.5 percent, and other ethnicities


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