100 specialists to fight extremism in Almaty

By Alexander Bogatik

ALMATY -- Groups of specialists will help lead the fight against extremism in Almaty, Almaty TV reported Tuesday (May 16).

"More than 100 specialists, including ... theologians, jurists, psychologists and government officials, will give lectures, meet with youth and workers and hold various other events," reported the TV station.

Radical movements in the province are busy recruiting youth, according to Aidar Yesenbekov, director of the city's Administration for Religious Affairs.

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