Illegal gold mining: subsoil users arbitrarily change course of river in East Kazakhstan region


Subsoil users arbitrarily changed the course of the Kulunzhon River in East Kazakhstan. Law enforcement agencies are investigating.

According to Talgat Bashev, First Deputy Head of the Anti-Corruption Service for East Kazakhstan, environmental problems are among the most pressing in the region.

For example, an official went to a place where, according...