TITLE

Some regions in Kazakhstan are potential hotbeds of religious extremism, official

AUTHOR(S)
Interfax
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Kazakhstan General Newswire;5/17/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Almaty. May 17. INTERFAX-KAZAKHSTAN - The chairman of Kazakhstan's State Agency for Religious Affairs Kairat Lama Sharif believes that some regions in Kazakhstan have fertile grounds for breeding religious extremism.
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87641277

 

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