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The Dictator, a new movie starring scandalous Sacha Baron Cohen, known as Borat, has been banned from screens two weeks after its premiere in Kazakhstan.
Americans in Afghanistan do not control the whole situation. They stay at their bases and get attacked even at their bases and even more so outside their bases.
A two-day operative meeting of the work group on interrelation between terrorism and illegal drug trafficking is being held in Almaty.
European and Central Asian countries might face overweight problem by 2030 as a consequence of malnutrition or improper diet, according to the report of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO).
8 million Chinese will be living in Central Asia in the nearest time.
Kazakhstan has been consistently promoting integration within Central Asia. All our neighbors do know that: President Nazarbayev.
U.S., same as Russia, are interested in retaining authoritarian, but secular political regimes in the region.
Russia's President Dmitry Medvedev met with his Kyrgyz counterpart Almazbek Atambayev.
The U.S. wants no access to secret data or security-related information of the host country under the program of countering drug trafficking in Central Asia.
Possibility of further increase in conflicts and tensions in 2012 remains high in three Central Asian states: Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.
The situation in the CIS countries and outside the CIS borders remains unstable.
Russian authorities are concerned over a possibility of a massive flow of weapons into Central Asia after NATO forces are withdrawn from Afghanistan in 2014.
Calling themselves the followers of “pure” Islam, or Salafis, they are isolating themselves from the majority of “traditional” Muslims: Expert.
Air temperature has risen 0.8-1.3 degrees in the last 100 years in Kazakhstan, according to Kazakh Meteorological Service data.
UNDP published their annual human development report. Kazakhstan comes 68th - the highest rank among Central Asian countries.
China has more chances to win the Central Asian market than Russia that is currently discussing creation of the CES with several CIS countries: Expert.
An irrevocable change of political elites will occur in this period and the approach of the regime change will escalate the local political tensions and antagonism between different groups.
Central Asian countries underestimate the situation that could unfold in Afghanistan by 2014 after withdrawal of American troops: Expert.
We have to be prepared for everything. That is why we hold trainings: Makarov.
Kazakhstan completed immunization of children against poliomyelitis. It was done because of the outbreak in Tajikistan and Russia in 2010.
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