Kazakh election: Observers question vote count

Tokayev has won more than 70 percent of the votes cast in a 77 percent turnout, a result he insists is authentic.

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    Election observers have criticised Sunday’s presidential vote in Kazakhstan which saw Kassym-Jomart Tokayev elected by a wide margin.

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said the vote was “tarnished by violations of fundamental freedoms”.

    Al Jazeera's Robin Forestier-Walker reports from the capital Nur-Sultan.


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