Kazakhstan Unrest Death Toll at 225

A view shows a burnt vehicle near the mayor’s office building following the protests triggered by fuel price increase, in Almaty, Kazakhstan January 6, 2022. Picture taken January 6, 2022. REUTERS/Mariya Gordeyeva

The bodies of 225 people killed in unrest in Kazakhstan last week, including 19 members of the security forces, were delivered to morgues throughout the country, the prosecutor general’s office said on Saturday.

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SOURCE: Reuters – Reporting by Olzhas Auyezov, Additional reporting by Tamara Vaal in Nur-Sultan, Editing by Mark Heinrich and Timothy Heritage