ALMATY Gunmen killed at least two policemen in Kazakhstan's financial capital Almaty in three near-simultaneous attacks on Monday, security sources and witnesses said.
The Interfax news agency, quoting a police source, said "a religious radical and probably a follower of non-traditional Islam" was shooting in central Almaty. The Interior Ministry said several policemen had been killed.
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