Kazakhstan’s ruling party tops parliamentary elections amid opposition boycott

Nur Otan, Kazakhstan’s ruling party, topped the preliminary results in Kazakhstan’s January 10 parliamentary elections. According to the Central Election Commission, Nur Otan led by First President Nursultan Nazarbayev captured 71.1 percent in the election, which the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said “lacked genuine competition.” Two other parties, both with seats […]