"Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, the two independent, sovereign states will never get trapped by Syrian crisis": FM Abdrakhmanov

Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan Kairat Abdrakhmanov speaking at the Eurasian Media Forum here in Astana on June 24 once again commented on the reports that Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan were reportedly in talks about sending the peacemaking mission to Syrian war zones.

The price of European hubs

By D. Rozanov

The European Union's strategy for diversifying Europe's gas supply is being implemented around such priorities as the development of the Southern Gas Corridor, the creation of a liquefied gas hub in the Mediterranean, and also by expanding access to liquefied natural gas and gas storage facilities. To achieve this, the European Commission approved the strategy in February 2016.