Articles by Azamat Kaiyr and Danna Bupezhanova

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 On August 29, 1991, Kazakh First President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a historical document, a decree on the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site.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…

Nazarbayev Helps Launch Last Section of Kazakhstan-Turkmenistan-Iran Railway

INCHEBURUN STATION, IRAN – In a major development with implications for regional trade and global politics, the presidents of Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Iran launched a railway line connecting the three countries at a grandiose ceremony on the border crossing between Turkmenistan and Iran on Dec. 3. Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev, Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and…