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Kazakhstan | 3 poachers get life sentences for murdering ranger

ALMATY (Reuters) - A Kazakh court on Friday sentenced three poachers to life in prison for murdering a state ranger who attempted to stop them from hunting endangered saiga antelope, a case that drew the attention of President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.

The court said the three men had assaulted two state rangers who pursued them in January 2019, one of whom then died from his wounds, the local news website reported.

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