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Riots in Toguz-Toro. Supporters of detainees demand to release them

Residents of Toguz-Toro district of Jalal-Abad region again hold a rally at the White House in Bishkek. This time they have one demand: to release all the detained under house arrest.

There are about 30 protesters. The police protects public order.

Residents of Toguz-Toro district on April 11 held to a rally and set the facilities of the Chinese gold mining company on fire.

A criminal case was opened under the articles «Hooliganism», «Deliberate destruction or damage of someone’s property by arson», «Mass riots» of the Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic. The police detained 15 suspects. On April 17, the court released three women under the written obligation not to leave the country, the rest remain in custody.