NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan - The Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan has registered seven candidates for the presidency, including the current interim president, Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev.

According to the CEC, 313,653 signatures were collected from 17 regions in support of Tokayev. On 3 May, the Central Election Commission declared Tokayev and Sadibek Tugel, who is standing for the public association Uly dala Kyrandary (Eagles of the Great Steppe), as official presidential candidates. That was...

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