Kazakhstan's interim president, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, looks set to be confirmed in the job. Photo: AP

As Kazakhstan heads to the polls, new boss looks a bit like old boss

  • Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, interim president, looks likely to be confirmed in the job after being hand-picked for the post by former leader Nursultan Nazarbayev
  • There are no opposition parties in the Kazakh parliament and Western observers have never recognised elections in the country as free and fair
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Kazakhstan's interim president, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, looks set to be confirmed in the job. Photo: AP
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