International observers from the CIS have shared their impressions about the presidential election in Kazakhstan.
This year's election in Kazakhstan will be remembered for crowding due to high voter turnout, the use of social media and Internet, and an unlikely celebrity observer at one of Astana's polling stations.
Two experts explained high voter turnout in the Kazakh presidential election and the choice made by the people of Kazakhstan.
Nursultan Nazarbayev has gathered 97.7% votes in the presidential elections according to the preliminary data of the Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan.
Prominent political figures of Kazakhstan have cast their votes in today’s presidential elections.
Chairman of the National Commission for Control over Elections Nurlan Yerimbetov urged Kazakhstanis to take an active part in the upcoming elections in Kazakhstan on April 26.
Voter turnout for the upcoming presidential elections is expected to be at 70 percent, according to the Information and Analysis Center in Almaty.
Sociological survey in Kazakhstan will focus on the upcoming electio to learn of voter's political awareness and preferences.
Tengri and Bouri have been chosen as the best contenders for the EXPO-2017 mascots.
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