Russia Will Establish Bases in Kazakhstan, Increase Influence in Central Asia

Many never heard of Kazakhstan until actor Sacha Baron Cohen mocked it in his mostly “mockumentary” 2006 comedy, “Borat.”

I worked with oil and gas companies and political leaders in Kazakhstan in the 1990s and early 2000s, thus thsi writer knows the country well.

Last time I visited Kazakhstan was almost 15 years ago. Yet, I still have many friends from there who have shared their insight into the recent uprising and its possible ramifications.

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