President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev announced termination of his powers. He stated this in his address to the people, speaking on the air of republican TV channels.
Nursultan Nazarbayev does not leave big politics. He will head the Security Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Speaker of the Senate of the Parliament Kassym-Jomart Tokayev will fulfill the duties of the head of Kazakhstan until presidential elections are held.