Kazakhstan's Parliamentary Elections: What Next?

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Series
Central Asia and Caucasus Seminar
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Open to the Public

Kazakhstan will hold parliamentary and local elections on the 10th January. There is little intrigue as to the results given that opposition parties were not allowed to participate. New regulations that restrict election observers have further enhanced state control over the voting process. These developments disappointed many Kazakhstani citizens, who previously had hoped President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev’s promises of political reform would prove more forthcoming.

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Co-sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Central Asia Program at The George Washington University, the Oxus Society for Central Asian Affairs, and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty.

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