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Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of Kazakhstan. ©akorda.kz
Last Soviet boss standing, Kazakh leader still lacks heir

76-year-old Nazarbayev is now the last surviving Soviet-era leader to still be in charge of one of the countries that emerged from the USSR.

Last Soviet boss standing, Kazakh leader still lacks heir
British establishment alarmed over royal succession change
British establishment alarmed over royal succession change

Prince William and his wife Catherine's baby will not be born until the summer, but changes to the rules of succession that would fundamentally affect its life are causing disquiet in the British establishment.

British establishment alarmed over royal succession change
An heir for North Korea's Kim Jong-Un?
An heir for North Korea's Kim Jong-Un?

North Korea's next dynastic succession may have been secured, with new TV images of leader Kim Jong-Un's wife suggesting that Pyongyang's first lady recently gave birth.

An heir for North Korea's Kim Jong-Un?
Yermukhamet Yertysbayev. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Nazarbayev's successor will not have much power: Yertysbayev

The successor of Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev will not have as much power as Nazarbayev does: Advisor to the President.

Nazarbayev's successor will not have much power: Yertysbayev
Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©REUTERS
Nazarbayev is not planning to leave the post

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev is not planning to leave his post yet: Biographer Aitken.

Nazarbayev is not planning to leave the post
Dossym Satpayev. ©Yaroslav Radlovskiy
CU made Russia think of power succession in Kazakhstan

Russia is already thinking of longtermness of Kazakhstan’s presence in the Customs Union: Political Analyst.

CU made Russia think of power succession in Kazakhstan
Timur Kulibayev. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Timur Kulibayev once again refutes suggestions of his possible involvement in politics

President is in a good shape. May God bless him with health. As for me, I have never been involved in politics, nor do I belong to any political parties: Timur Kulibayev.

Timur Kulibayev once again refutes suggestions of his possible involvement in politics
Ermukhamet Ertysbayev. ©Maksim Popov
Yertysbayev told about Nazarbayev's reaction to "the hype around President’s successor"

I made no statements. I am not in a position to make statements. I was just giving an interview: Yertysbayev.

Yertysbayev told about Nazarbayev's reaction to "the hype around President’s successor"
Chairman of Kazakhstan Democratic Party Adilet Maksut Narikbayev. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Head of Adilet party supports Kulibayev as a successor of Nazarbayev

Maksut Narikbayev said that Timur Kilibayev can become a successor of incumbent President Nursultan Nazarbayev.

Head of Adilet party supports Kulibayev as a successor of Nazarbayev

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