The situation in Almaty, Kazakhstan, remains tense.
The statement came from the Interior Ministry, TASS reports.
The situation has stabilized in other regions of Kazakhstan. The capital Nur-Sultan, Shymkent, Akmola, Kyzylorda, Pavlodar, North Kazakhstan and Turkestan provinces are calm.
Several highways and railways have been closed in Aktobe, Atyrau, West Kazakhstan and Mangistau regions.
The anti-terrorist operation continues.
Earlier, the Kazakh military used loudspeakers to demand that the rioters vacate Republic Square in Almaty and open fire on them. Then the area around the President’s residence and the Republic Square were completely cleaned.