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.
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.
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