Mary Shuttleworth (on the right in the photo above), Executive Director of Youth for Human Rights and United for Human Rights joined a demonstration in Almaty, Kazakhstan this week. Also participating were Nuriya Tulebaeva, Timur Naizabekov, Zhaina Moldabekova, Mukhtar Alin, Fred Siewert, Danel Nayzabekova, Alia Abdinova and Marzhan Kolgin. Almaty is the former capital, and largest city in Kazakhstan at over 1.3 million people. It is located in the Southeast corner of the country.
The t-shirt in the bottom photo is in Russian, not Kazakh. By the names of the protesters and this t-shirt we can tell that this is a Russian organization, like those in Latvia, Ukraine and other former Soviet republics.