Protests against Kazakhstans presidential election lead to violence in the capital

Kazakhstans first president, Nursultan Nazarbayev, has stepped down after a nearly three-decade-long tenure.

His successor, Kassym Jomart-Tokayev, confirmed his position after taking nearly 71% of the vote in Sundays election against six other government-approved candidates, according to Foreign Policy. His closest opposition candidate trailed behind with 16.2% ........