2019 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: Kazakhstan

The annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices – the Human Rights Reports – cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international agreements. The U.S. Department of State submits reports on all countries receiving assistance and all United Nations member states …

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Ambassador Moser: U.S. and Kazakhstani cooperation in the fight against the spread of the coronovirus

STATEMENT: During his recent trip to the region, the Secretary of State praised Kazakhstan’s preparedness for COVID-19, the novel coronavirus.  He said, “Quick action of the Government of Kazakhstan to stop the spread of the virus has been incredibly impressive.” The Secretary has also noted that most countries of the world are unprepared for a …

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Trafficking in Persons in Kazakhstan: Message from the U.S. Ambassador to Kazakhstan William Moser

Each January, the U.S. government marks National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month.  Human trafficking is a crime that threatens human dignity and security around the globe.  Human trafficking undermines the rule of law, exacerbates conflict and instability, and enriches transnational criminal organizations that victimize an estimated 25 million people around the world. Trafficking is …

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