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What Undermines Kazakh Stability

Jun 9, 2016 | 09:30 GMT
What Undermines Kazakh Stability
Besides the recent attacks in Aktobe, Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev's government has an ailing economy, political upheaval and looming succession to manage.
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Kazakhstan is on high alert. Militants attacked several locations in the western city of Aktobe on June 5. Kazakh security forces have since captured and killed many of the assailants, but several suspects remain at large. This is not the only crisis developing in the country, however. Protests across Kazakhstan...

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