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In Kazakhstan today pass early election in mazhilis

In Sunday, on January, 15th, in territory of Kazakhstan started preschedule parliamentary elections. Inhabitants of the country should be defined with the preferences on structure mazhilisa (the parliament lower chamber) and maslihatov (local representative bodies of the power) all levels.

On Sunday, on January, 15th, in territory of Kazakhstan started preschedule parliamentary elections. Inhabitants of the country should be defined with the preferences on structure mazhilisa (the parliament lower chamber) and maslihatov (local representative bodies of the power) all levels.

As informs Bi - bi - si seven parties take part in voting: propresidential Nur Otan which was till now unique, presented in parliament (on last elections in 2007 it has got support about 90 % of voters), and also Ak zhol Party of patriots of Kazakhstan, Communistic people party (KNPK), Adilet incorporated opposition party OSDP and Auyl . Very few people from experts and observers doubts that the alignment of forces in parliament will change radically after present elections.

Still any elections in Kazakhstan have not been recognised by the West by free and democratic. Nevertheless, the president of Kazakhstan Noursultan Nazarbayev intends to show to the international community that in the country there is a political opposition. For monitoring of elections, according to the Central Electoral Committee, 819 international observers who represent the international organisations (OSCE, the PASS, the CIS and SHOS), and also 29 foreign states are accredited.

Preliminary results of an appearance of voters become known tonight, the first results of voting - in first half of day on January, 16th.

Parliamentary elections in Kazazhstane pass against disorders in the west of the country in the city of Zhanaozen of Mangistausky area. The president of Kazakhstan Noursultan Nazarbayev has put a veto for the decision of the Constitutional council of the country on an interdiction of carrying out of parliamentary and municipal elections in a city, having given that egozhitljam possibility to take part in voting. In Zhanaozene from - for December mass riots the mode of state of emergency till now operates.

As informed daily earlier, collisions in the west of Kazakhstan between the dismissed oil industry workers and police have begun on December, 16th. Under last information, 16 persons were lost, and tens have got wounds. Disorders were preceded by multimonthly strike of workers of the oil company dissatisfied with level of the salary. Court this strike has been recognised by illegal, its participants are dismissed.