Published On: Fri, Jan 14th, 2022
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Russia-led troops sent to quell Kazakhstan protests preparing to leave, Moscow says

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Troops belonging to a Russia-led security alliance were preparing to pull out of Kazakhstan, Russia’s Defence Ministry said on Thursday. The withdrawal comes only a week after they were deployed to the ex-Soviet nation on the request of its president, who was seeking to quell violent mass protests.

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