Russia and Kazakhstan

Putin and Nazarbayev hold phone conversation

Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, the Kremlin reported on its website. The Kazakh leader expressed his condolences over the …

Kazakhstan and Russia to update Baiterek project

Kazakhstan's First Deputy Prime Minister Askar Mamin and Roscosmos General Director Dmitry Rogozin have discussed the Baiterek Space Center project at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, the press service of the …

Kazakhstan bans import of Russian poultry

Kazakhstan has banned the imports of poultry products from three regions of Russia over avian influenza, according to the website of the Kazakh Ministry of Agriculture. This decision was made in connection with the outbreak of highly …

Will Russia withdraw troops from Baikonur?

Russian-leased Baikonur Cosmodrome can be made a completely civilian object, minister of Kazakhstan's defense and aerospace industry Beibut Atamkulov said. "Indeed, the issue of military withdrawal from …

Kazakhstan, Russia mull co-op in defense sphere

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev held a meeting with the Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Sergey Shoigu, the press service of the Kazakh president said, Trend reported. The …

Putin and Nazarbayev discuss co-op issues

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev discussed issues of bilateral cooperation in a phone talk today, the Kremlin's press service reported. "Vladimir Putin …