Sun December 2, 2012
Kazakhstan Celebrates First, And Only, President
Originally published on Sun December 2, 2012 3:59 am
On Dec. 1, Kazakhstan celebrated a new holiday: "First President's Day." The central Asian country feted its long-time leader, Nursultan Nazarbayev, though outside observers have criticized what appears to be a growing cult of personality around the president in the oil-rich country.