ISIS occurs. In Kazakhstan, Islamic extremism is growing, and there are not enough religious experts
In Kazakhstan, there is the recent surge in the number of criminal cases on charges of religious extremism. This was stated by Deputy Minister of Justice of Kazakhstan Bakhytzhan Abdirayym. The following fact is a concern that the country lacks the professional religious experts who can help the investigation in the definitions.
Today religious examination is carried out only in four regions of Kazakhstan – Astana, Almaty, East Kazakhstan and South Kazakhstan regions. In the Center of judicial examination it is considered a drawback.
Officials responsible for this situation the Ministry of Justice, courts, see the rise of extremism – ISIS ideological attack that could threaten Kazakhstan with the South-East. Migration of radical Islamic preachers in disadvantaged areas creates a direct threat to the stability of entire regions of the country. Recent developments with Moscow schoolgirls went to fight on the side of ISIS to Syria said that the Islamists are actively using any information occasions to recruit a variety of segments of the population. For each social group, they have their own program of recruitment and communication.
President of Kazakhstan in the mosque
The problem is compounded by the fact that the country lacks the religious experts who have evaluated extremism in action from the point of view of traditional Islam. Accordingly, Kazakhstan does not have enough traditional Islamic preachers. The situation needs urgent correction, Kazakh officials said.