Several people were murdered by police using live ammunition in Kazakhstan when protesting against the fascist regime of Nursultan Nazarbayev. Content warning: real killings (from min. 1 on, voices in Kazakh - home video but striking):
Meanwhile the new year began in Bahrain with increased rebellion by the People, which was violently quelled by the police of the tyrant, causing one dead:
Per the video, many towns and neighborhoods have managed to keep at bay the regime's police, what is a clear indication of an ongoing successful revolution, in spite of Saudi military support.
In a related development, protests continue in Yemen, demanding democracy and freedom and an end to the police state.