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Kazakhstan Leader Promotes Daughter, Confidant in Reshuffle

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev promoted his daughter Dariga and longtime confidant Imangali Tasmagambetov, two political heavyweights and strong succession candidates, in a fresh reshuffle on Tuesday. Kazakhstan is the only nation among the 15 former Soviet republics that is still run by an ex-Communist boss and country-watchers are waiting for Nazarbayev, 76, to designate an heir - or a group who would split his sweeping powers between them. The latest reshuffle in Astana...

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