There Will Be No Political Spring in Kazakhstan
In an article published by Tygodnik Powszechny weekly Michal Romanowski examines the political landscape in Kazakhstan on the eve of the parliamentary elections.
The political class in Kazakhstan has not changed since the country’s independence in 1991. With the ongoing economic strife, weak currency, and high inflation, Kazakhstan’s future requires bold decisions.
Nursultan Nazarbayev, the only president the country has known, is at twilight of his political career. This elections however will not herald significant change. Yet the struggle for power in Kazakhstan is about to begin.
This OpEd is written in Polish.