Kazakh leader Nazarbayev resigns after three decades

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Mr Nazarbayev came to power in 1989 as first secretary of the Communist Party of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev, who has led the country since independence from the Soviet Union, has announced his resignation. In a televised address, he said the decision had “not been simple” but gave no reason […]

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