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Kazakhstan’s Presidential Election: Protests, Arrests, and a Presidency for Tokayev
June 10, 2019
Kazakhstan’s Presidential Election: Protests, Arrests, and a Presidency for Tokayev
Another unfree election in Kazakhstan ushers in a new president: Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.
Kazakhstan’s Presidential Election: Protests, Arrests, and a Presidency for Tokayev
New Civic Movement Urges Kazakhstan to ‘Wake Up’
June 07, 2019
New Civic Movement Urges Kazakhstan to ‘Wake Up’
Days before presidential elections, a new movement in Kazakhstan calls on citizens to wake up and demand more say in government.
New Civic Movement Urges Kazakhstan to ‘Wake Up’
Continuity and Change: Kazakhstan Hurtles Toward Election Day
June 06, 2019
Continuity and Change: Kazakhstan Hurtles Toward Election Day
On June 9, Kazakhstan will elect its first non-Nazarbayev president.
Continuity and Change: Kazakhstan Hurtles Toward Election Day
The European Union's (Not So) New Central Asia Strategy
May 16, 2019
The European Union's (Not So) New Central Asia Strategy
Two years in the making, the EU's new Central Asia strategy doesn't offer many new positions.
The European Union's (Not So) New Central Asia Strategy
Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan: A Tale of Blocking and Unblocking
May 13, 2019
Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan: A Tale of Blocking and Unblocking
While Kazakhstan may have a more vibrant media space than Uzbekistan, the trends in each country are moving in opposite directions.
Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan: A Tale of Blocking and Unblocking
Protests in Kazakhstan Demonstrate Democratic Dismay
May 03, 2019
Protests in Kazakhstan Demonstrate Democratic Dismay
The protest mood looks likely to grow as Kazakhstan approaches snap presidential elections.
Protests in Kazakhstan Demonstrate Democratic Dismay
Kazakhstan’s Potemkin Presidential Contenders
April 30, 2019
Kazakhstan’s Potemkin Presidential Contenders
A handful of people will technically run for the Kazakh presidency, but are they just “puppets” in a play?
Kazakhstan’s Potemkin Presidential Contenders
Kazakh Activists Jailed For Making a Simple Statement: 'I Have a Choice'
April 22, 2019
Kazakh Activists Jailed For Making a Simple Statement: 'I Have a Choice'
Do Kazakhs have a choice when it comes to the June 9 election?
Kazakh Activists Jailed For Making a Simple Statement: 'I Have a Choice'
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