Ex reporter of nur.kz arrested in Almaty on suspicion of incitement of international enmity

Date: 16:15, 25-02-2019.

Almaty. February 25. KazTAG- Manas Bistayev, ex reporter of Nur.kz, has been arrested in Almaty on suspicion of incitement of international enmity, said Diyas Makhambetov, official representative of Almaty city court.
"Two months arrest has been sanctioned in respect of Manas Bistayev suspected under art.174 p.1 (incitement of social, national, race and religious enmity) by the order of specialized inter-district court of Almaty," he said.
Police department of Almaty had said that pretrial investigation is being conducted in respect of M. Bistayev who had been systematically spreading video in social networks with monologues calling to international enmity in the society. Appropriate expertise has been appointed.

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