With White Powder Inside Planted On TV Co. Office in Kazakhstan
(RIA NOVOSTI) — An envelope containing white powder, sent by
the Hizb ut-Tahrir organisation, has been planted on the office
of the Art-Studio television channel in Chimkent (a regional centre
in the south of Kazakhstan).
the site, Emergency Situations Board officers, policemen and physicians
inspected the office and seized the envelope. All the three employees
having direct contact with the envelope have been hospitalised.
They will spend five days in the isolation hospital.
None has developed
any disease symptoms but the doctors are going to monitor their
state of health to rule out infection.
of the envelope has been sent to the sanitary-epidemiological
inspection. Results of the check will be known several days later.
of the Kazinform news agency, the enveloped was brought by an
unidentified woman, who passed it to the advertising sector.
on March 2, a person engaged in the circulation of Hizb ut-Tahrir
leaflets was sentenced to three years in prison.
(the Islamic Freedom Party) was established in 1953 in Jerusalem
by Appellation Court judge Takiuddin an-Nabhadi.
death in December 1977 Palestinian Abdulkarim Zallum, residing
in Jordan, became the amir (leader) of Hizb ut-Tahrir.
The end goal
of Hizb ut-Tahrir is the creation of the Islamic caliphate – a
theocratic state like the state of the first caliphs existing
at the dawn of Islam — in the territory of the former Soviet
Central Asian republics.