Something is happening in Kazakhstan, and I don’t think that anyone has the real story – at least, not right now.
Having said that, the current kerfuffle in the streets of Almaty and Shymkent might be everything that news reports say. And, it all might die down by the time that you read this.
However, Kazakhstan occupies a very strategic location for both Russia and China. Turmoil there would hurt Moscow and Beijing, so it would be wise to assume that a certain three letter agency is involved.
But, let’s not forget the hooks in Gog.