Russian-led troops to leave Kazakhstan

By Tamara Vaal
Updated January 11 2022 - 8:16am, first published 8:11am
Kazakhstan lawmakers have installed a new prime minister after days of violent protests.

A Russian-led military bloc will begin withdrawing its troops from Kazakhstan in two days' time after fulfilling its main mission of stabilising the Central Asian country after serious unrest, Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev says.