Mass protests

According to official figures, 225 people died in protests in Kazakhstan alone / Ruslan Pryanikov / AFP / East News

Let's examine what is happening in Kazakhstan after the protests

Russian military personnel flying to Kazakhstan / Russian Ministry of Defense

They had previously participated in operations abroad, including Crimea in 2014.

Nursultan Nazarbayev, Vladimir Putin and Aliaksandr Lukashenka / From kommersant.ru archive

They discussed the situation in Kazakhstan.

Aliaksandr Lukashenka / Reuters

"What kind of negotiations can there be with murderers, with criminals?" he said in another address to the nation.

Soldiers on tanks taking part in Armed Forces Day parade in Myanmar / Reuters

Can you imagine a vendor voting against a customer and his own business?