Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies

under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Address to the People of Kazakhstan by President

of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

A strong system «Responsible State - Responsible Society - 

Responsible Person» must be perpetuated in our country.

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev heard a report on the results of work on priority areas of the Prosecutor’s Office activities.

Gizat Nurdauletov reported on the implementation of the President’s instructions to strengthen the fight against crime and coordination of law enforcement and other agencies.

According to him, over the past period, the number of crimes in the country has been decreased by almost a third. Half as many thefts, assaults, robberies, hooliganism have been registered.

The Prosecutor General informed the President that as part of the supervision of compliance with the rule of law in the pre-trial investigation, prosecutors stopped unjustified criminal prosecution against 63 individuals, and canceled 17,000 illegal decisions on termination and interruption of the investigation terms.

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev was also informed about the work to protect businesses and prevent illegal interference in entrepreneur activities in the criminal proceedings, as well as by regulatory authorities.

President Tokayev was reported about the measures taken by prosecutors to ensure the rule of law in the socio-economic sphere, as well as the results of checking on compliance with the law in its application in certain areas of state bodies.

Following the meeting, the Head of State gave the Prosecutor General a number of specific instructions.