ASTANA, July 18. /TASS/. Five Kazakh law enforcers have been taken to an intense care department of the Almaty emergency care hospital after a shootout with unidentified gunmen, 24.kz television channel said on Monday.
According to 24.kz, medics say the policemen are in serious condition.
Unidentified persons attacked early on Monday the building of a district police department in Almaty, Kazakhstan, and a department of Kazakhstan’s National Security Committee. A red terror alert has been declared in the city, security forces are conducting an operation to detain those involved in the attacks. Reports say that three law enforcers and one civilian were killed in a shootout. Kazakhstan’s president has called an emergency meeting of the national Security Council.