(Kazakhstan) Year 2020 in Review: Kazakhstan Struggling With Structural Reform Amid COVID-19 Crisis (George Voloshin, The Jamestown Foundation)

As in much of the rest of the world, the year 2020 in Kazakhstan was dominated by the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, which to date has claimed the lives of more than 2,300 Kazakhstanis, according to a government-run information portal.