September 2015

FM Idrissov Briefs Diplomatic Corps on 550th Anniversary of Kazakh Khanate

By Malika Orazgaliyeva

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Erlan Idrissov held a briefing Sept.8 dedicated to the celebration of the 550th anniversary of the foundation of the Kazakh Khanate for the diplomatic corps accredited in the country stressing that the country’s modern diplomacy is rooted in the traditions of peace and tolerance of yore.

Central Asia becoming center of geopolitical interests: expert

The geographical position of Kazakhstan at the junction of the largest projects of geopolitical world and regional powers makes this region the center of strategic interest, Deputy Director of the Library of the First President  of Kazakhstan Timur Shaimergenov said during the presentation of the country reports on the states of Central Asia (CA), prepared by the US Center for Strategic and International Studies.