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Scores more Kazakh protesters arrested despite dialogue call

Jun 12 2019

NUR-SULTAN/ALMATY Kazakh police rounded up about 150 people on Wednesday as protests continued against President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev despite his call for dialogue after a disputed election.

Kazakh president calls for dialogue, more protests planned

Jun 12 2019

NUR-SULTAN, June 12 Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev invited critics on Wednesday to join a new public council after days of protests over his election, while state prosecutors warned against further rallies and police were on high alert.

Nazarbayev's handpicked successor Tokayev elected Kazakh president

Jun 10 2019

NUR-SULTAN/ALMATY Kazakhstan's interim president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, chosen successor of veteran ruler Nursultan Nazarbayev who retains sweeping powers, has won a snap presidential election amid protests criticizing the vote as rigged. | Video

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