Tokayev orders to enhance civil control to prevent tortures

Date: 16:37, 31-07-2019.

Astana. July 31. KazTAG - Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, President of Kazakhstan, has ordered to enhance the civil control to prevent tortures.
"The General Prosecutor's Office has been ordered to investigate tortures in the colony in the village of Zarechniy, Almaty region. Five employees have been detained, a number of workers have been dismissed. The Ministry of Interior Affairs has been ordered to modernize the correctional institution, enhance civil control to prevent such incidents," said Tokayev.

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