Articles by Alibek Baltabekov

Kazakhstan Chairs Working Group of Preparatory Commission for Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty

NUR-SULTAN – This year marks the 30th anniversary of the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site. On August 29, 1991, Kazakh First President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a historical document, a decree on the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site.  The international community, recognizing the contribution of Kazakhstan in strengthening the non-proliferation regime of…

Kazakh Beauty Wins Grand Prix at Face of Central Asia Model Contest

Astana-based model Innara Yusupova of Astana’s Ok-Models won Grand Prix during the March 17-20 Face of Central Asia model contest and is now preparing to represent Kazakhstan at the international Asia Model Awards festival in South Korea. The contest took place in Kapshagai, Kazakhstan and gathered 42 young models from Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. The…