Jehovah’s Witnesses member receives 5-year prison term in Kazakhstan for inciting religious hatred

Astana, May 2, Interfax – Court No. 2 of Astana’s Saryarka District has convicted Jehovah’s Witnesses preacher Teimur Akhmedov of “inciting ethnic, social, religious, family and racial hatred in collusion with a group of other persons” and has sentenced him to five years in a medium-security penitentiary, the court’s press service said.