Economic meltdown only latest woe for oil-rich Kazakhstan

Economic meltdown only latest woe for oil-rich KazakhstanWith economic turmoil ravaging world markets, political or economic instability anywhere comes with incrementally higher stakes. Russia’s most recent conflict with the Ukraine and last year’s clampdown on the Caucasus state of Georgia has undoubtedly had ripple effects. The road ahead for the central Asian nation of Kazakhstan, nestled awkwardly between its powerful Russian and Chinese neighbors, may be equally ambiguous and fraught with potentially-hazardous unknowns.

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