Kazakhstan|life|July 21, 2018 / 11:50 AM
Thousands say goodbye to Kazakhstan's slain Olympic skating medalist

AKIPRESS.COM - Thousands of people turned out at a funeral ceremony in Almaty on July 21 to bid a final farewell to Kazakhstan's Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten, the 25-year-old athlete and national hero who died in an Almaty hospital two days earlier after being stabbed with a knife during an assault, REFE/RL reports.

In Kazakhstan's capital, Astana, a simultaneous memorial ceremony was attended by hundreds of others.

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