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Israel army to return Palestinian land after decades
Israel army to return Palestinian land after decades

The Israeli army is to return West Bank land it requisitioned nearly 40 years ago to its Palestinian owners.

Israel army to return Palestinian land after decades
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Kazakhstani peacekeeping corps expands training

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Defense plans developing a new program for training of peacekeepers to expand its peacekeeping worky.

Kazakhstani peacekeeping corps expands training
Merkel has 'good chance' of winning Nobel Peace Prize: report
Merkel has 'good chance' of winning Nobel Peace Prize: report

German Chancellor Angela Merkel could win this year's Nobel Peace Prize, the influential Bild newspaper said, as the leader is lauded worldwide for her courage in opening her country's doors to refugees..

Merkel has 'good chance' of winning Nobel Peace Prize: report
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Nazarbayev meets with Council of foreign Wise Men in Astana

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has met with the Council of Wise Men comprised of ranking foreign experts in Astana.

Nazarbayev meets with Council of foreign Wise Men in Astana
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Kazakh peacekeeper returns home after one year in Cote d'Ivoire

Captain Temirlan Mussapirov of Kazbrig, the first Kazakh to arrive to Cote d'Ivoire as a military observer returned home.

Kazakh peacekeeper returns home after one year in Cote d'Ivoire
Netanyahu ready for peace talks with Abbas 'now'
Netanyahu ready for peace talks with Abbas 'now'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday he was willing to engage in immediate and direct peace talks with Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas.

Netanyahu ready for peace talks with Abbas 'now'
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Kazakhstani Bear Buddy promotes peace and tolerance in Kazan

Kazakhstani Buddy Bear has appeared at The Minis United Buddy Bears exhibition in Kazan, Russia.

Kazakhstani Bear Buddy promotes peace and tolerance in Kazan
 King of Jordan Abdullah II bin al-Hussein and President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev
Nazarbayev meets King of Jordan Abdullah II in Astana

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has met with the King of Jordan Abdullah II bin al-Hussein in Astana.

Nazarbayev meets King of Jordan Abdullah II in Astana
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Nazarbayev compares religions

President of Kazakhstan finds similarities between various religions, specifically in calls for tolerance and responsibility for one's actions.

Nazarbayev compares religions
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Syrian opposition groups sign joint document as Syrian talks end in Astana

Syrian opposition groups have signed a joint document after Syrian talks in Astana.

Syrian opposition groups sign joint document as Syrian talks end in Astana
Nursultan Nazarbayev ©Turar Kazangapov
We will be bound by special relations with EEU: Nazarbayev

Kazakhstan will step up efforts to help settle conflicts in the Islamic World and the post-Soviet space.

We will be bound by special relations with EEU: Nazarbayev
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Nazarbayev urges world community to learn from Kazakhstan's peacefulness

Nursultan Nazarbayev said that the world community has something to learn from Kazakhstan. Namely, its peacefulness and unity of people of various religions and nationalities.

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Nazarbayev urges world community to learn from Kazakhstan's peacefulness
EU's Mogherini sees 'major role' for Iran in Syria talks
EU's Mogherini sees 'major role' for Iran in Syria talks

Iran can play a major role in persuading Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to cooperate in peace talks, EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini said.

EU's Mogherini sees 'major role' for Iran in Syria talks
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Nursultan Nazarbayev speaks about Islam, Orthodoxy and Protestantism

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has spoken about Islam, Orthodoxy and Protestantism during the XVI Congress of Kazakhstan’s Nur Otan party in Astana on March 11.

Nursultan Nazarbayev speaks about Islam, Orthodoxy and Protestantism
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Kazakhstanis are the nation of united future: Nursultan Nazarbayev

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has called Kazakhstanis "a nation of united future" during the XVI Congress of Kazakhstan’s Nur Otan party.

Kazakhstanis are the nation of united future: Nursultan Nazarbayev
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
Stumbling blocks in Ukraine peace plan
Stumbling blocks in Ukraine peace plan

The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France are expected to meet for a summit on a peace plan to end escalating bloodshed in east Ukraine.

Stumbling blocks in Ukraine peace plan
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Kazakhstan armed forces to conduct Steppe Eagle 2015 peacekeeping drills with USA

Kazakhstan’s peacekeeping battalions will conduct the Steppe Eagle 2015 exercise near Almaty together with US armed forces.

Kazakhstan armed forces to conduct Steppe Eagle 2015 peacekeeping drills with USA
Ukraine rebels vow to push offensive if talks fail
Ukraine rebels vow to push offensive if talks fail

Pro-Russian separatists vowed on Friday to push their latest offensive in eastern Ukraine further if truce talks with Kiev's pro-Western leaders fail.

Ukraine rebels vow to push offensive if talks fail
Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) shakes hands with Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko. ©REUTERS
Poroshenko announces Putin meeting in new peace push

Ukraine's Western-backed leader Petro Poroshenko promised to meet Russia's Vladimir Putin and involve US President Barack Obama in his stalled push for peace.

Poroshenko announces Putin meeting in new peace push