File photo of central Nur-Sultan, formerly Astana, in Kazakhstan. Photo: Bloomberg File photo of central Nur-Sultan, formerly Astana, in Kazakhstan. Photo: Bloomberg
File photo of central Nur-Sultan, formerly Astana, in Kazakhstan. Photo: Bloomberg
Kazakhstan

New Kazakhstan president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev calls for snap elections in June

  • Leader for nearly 30 years Nursultan Nazarbayev stepped down in March and called for vote next year, but interim president now says it will be in two months

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File photo of central Nur-Sultan, formerly Astana, in Kazakhstan. Photo: Bloomberg File photo of central Nur-Sultan, formerly Astana, in Kazakhstan. Photo: Bloomberg
File photo of central Nur-Sultan, formerly Astana, in Kazakhstan. Photo: Bloomberg
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