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Convenient 'Suicide' Removes Key Witness In Kazakh Scandal

General Zhomart Mazhrenov spent more than 25 years in the service of the Soviet KGB, then Kazakhstan’s National Security Committee (KNB). But on July 8, after a few weeks in a prison cell, the general decided to end it all — and hang himself. Mazhrenov, it seems, had become ensnared in a power struggle between Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev and his disgraced former son-in-law, Rakhat Aliev. Full Story

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