Elections | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
President’s party wins again as pressure grows on independent observers and opposition forces.
Exiled opposition leaders call for international support in their fight for democracy.
Critics fear this may cost Kyrgyzstan and its people dearly.
But without snap elections, majority coalition likely to block reforms.
Despite Georgian Dream majority, a further 16 seats are as yet undecided.
4 Feb 11
President Nazarbaev offers “lesson in democracy” by dropping plans to extend current term, but slips in an early election instead.
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