From The Astana Times in Kazakhstan:

NUR-SULTAN – The Kazakh Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources recently banned the hunting of wolves in the steppe areas in the Akmola, Karaganda, Kostanai, Pavlodar and West Kazakhstan regions, reported the ministry’s press service.

The ban was included in the ministry’s recent publication of the rules regarding wolf hunting in the steppe regions.

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