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Nazarbayev awards Order of Friendship to Francois Hollande

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev had a meeting with President of France Francois Hollande as part of his official visit to France on November 6.

Nazarbayev awards Order of Friendship to Francois Hollande
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Nazarbayev arrives in Paris

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has arrived in Paris for an official visit.

Nazarbayev arrives in Paris
 Yerlan Idrissov. Photo courtesy of Turar Kazangapov
Minsk agreement might fail again: Kazakhstan's Idrissov

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Yerlan Idrissov has expressed concerns over the implementation of the agreement signed in Minsk.

Minsk agreement might fail again: Kazakhstan's Idrissov
Kazakhstan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Photo © Turar Kazangapov.
Kazakhstan issues statement on Normand Talks in Minsk: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has released a statement following the results of the Normand Talks in Minsk, Belarus.

Kazakhstan issues statement on Normand Talks in Minsk: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko and President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo © REUTERS
Lukashenko informs Nazarbayev on outcomes of Normand Four talk in Minsk

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and the Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko have discussed the Normand Talk between Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France in Minsk on the phone.

Lukashenko informs Nazarbayev on outcomes of Normand Four talk in Minsk
Nursultan Nazarbayev and Angela Merkel. Photo © dw.de
Nazarbayev to discuss Ukrainian crisis and Astana meeting with Merkel in Berlin on January 9

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev arrives to Berlin on Janurary 9 to meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Nazarbayev to discuss Ukrainian crisis and Astana meeting with Merkel in Berlin on January 9
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Fashion makes headlines with Hollande wearing traditional Kazakh costume

Francois Hollande putting on a Kazakh costume provoked a flurry of Internet jokes, some comparing the French leader to Borat. Was it really a bad fashion choice?

Fashion makes headlines with Hollande wearing traditional Kazakh costume
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Kazakh-French business forum in Astana

Kazakhstan hosted a business forum with French collegues to discuss trade cooperation.

Kazakh-French business forum in Astana
President of France Francois Hollande. Photo courtesy of fedpress.ru.
French President Francois Hollande to visit Kazakhstan in December

President of France Francois Hollande will visit Kazakhstan’s capital Astana in December 2014.

French President Francois Hollande to visit Kazakhstan in December
A 'vaudeville' defence of France's Hollande -- by another ex
A 'vaudeville' defence of France's Hollande -- by another ex

One of the strongest voices in Francois Hollande's defence has come from another ex -- Ecology Minister Segolene Royal.

A 'vaudeville' defence of France's Hollande -- by another ex
Kiev promises 'restraint' as army nears rebels in Donetsk
Kiev promises 'restraint' as army nears rebels in Donetsk

Rebel strongholds in eastern Ukraine braced for more fighting on Thursday as Western leaders piled pressure on Kiev to strike a truce with pro-Russian separatists.

Kiev promises 'restraint' as army nears rebels in Donetsk
Test for Hollande as French rail strike drags on
Test for Hollande as French rail strike drags on

France's longest rail strike in years was set to go into a seventh day Tuesday after unions said a first meeting with management failed to address their demands.

Test for Hollande as French rail strike drags on
D-Day spirit ignites Ukraine peace hopes
D-Day spirit ignites Ukraine peace hopes

Russia and Ukraine appeared to have made a long-awaited breakthrough in efforts to resolve a damaging crisis in their relations after conciliatory talks on the sidelines of Friday's D-Day anniversary ceremonies.

D-Day spirit ignites Ukraine peace hopes
Death toll rises in Ukraine, fresh warnings of civil war
Death toll rises in Ukraine, fresh warnings of civil war

The death toll from a military offensive in a flashpoint town in east Ukraine rose to at least 34, officials said Tuesday, amid fresh warnings of civil war and the shutdown of a major airport in the region.

Death toll rises in Ukraine, fresh warnings of civil war
With one tweet, Hollande's ex puts pressure on Mexico trip
With one tweet, Hollande's ex puts pressure on Mexico trip

The French leader's jilted ex-girlfriend has stepped back into the limelight with a tweet urging Paris to help a woman who says her Mexican ex-husband abducted their children, just as Francois Hollande visits Mexico.

With one tweet, Hollande's ex puts pressure on Mexico trip
Islamist group calls for Hollande assassination
Islamist group calls for Hollande assassination

A jihadist group repeated its calls for French president Francois Hollande's assassination in revenge for the European nation's recent interventions in Africa, terrorist monitoring group SITE said.

Islamist group calls for Hollande assassination
Obama says Putin 'not fooling anybody' over Ukraine
Obama says Putin 'not fooling anybody' over Ukraine

US President Barack Obama said Russia was not "fooling anybody" over the Ukraine crisis after it denied its forces were operating in Crimea.

Obama says Putin 'not fooling anybody' over Ukraine
Julie Gayet. ©Reuters/Jean-Paul Pelissier
Lesbian love, president's lover at French Oscars

A lesbian love movie that dazzled Cannes leads the race ahead of the French Oscars on Friday, where Julie Gayet, the actress outed as the president's lover, is running for an award for a role as a vamp.

Lesbian love, president's lover at French Oscars
Hollande announces new start-up measures for France
Hollande announces new start-up measures for France

French President Francois Hollande announced Wednesday in California measures to favor French start-ups, on the last day of his US visit.

Hollande announces new start-up measures for France
Obama, Hollande to cement 'forever' Franco-US friendship
Obama, Hollande to cement 'forever' Franco-US friendship

President Barack Obama will Tuesday highlight a new national security dimension to America's oldest alliance as he deploys the full pageantry of a state visit for France's President Francois Hollande.

Obama, Hollande to cement 'forever' Franco-US friendship