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    Police Carrying Out Operation in Kazakhstan's City of Almaty

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    A police operation is being carried out in the center of Kazakhstan's city of Almaty on Wednesday morning, Almaty city police said in a statement.

    ALMATY (Sputnik) — According to the statement, police urge citizens of Almaty to remain calm.

    "In the square of Gogol, Zenkov, Makatayev, Abdullin Streets… an operation is being carried out," the statement reads.

    On Monday, in result of shooting in Almaty, described by the Kazakh president as a terrorist act, six people died.


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