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Almazbek Atambayev of Kyrgyzstan and Nurstulan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan. ©Presidential press-service of Kyrgyzstan
Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan agree on power supplies

In winter Kyrgyzstan used to rely on its own power capacities, however this year Kyrgyzstan is facing an unprecedented shortage of power. The estimated shortage this coming winter stands at around 2 billion kilowatt-hours.

Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan agree on power supplies
Turar Kazangapov ©
Kazakhstan and EU to help stabilize situation in Ukraine: President Nazarbayev

The situation in Ukraine was among the issues on the agenda at the talks in Belgium between Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev and José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission.

Kazakhstan and EU to help stabilize situation in Ukraine: President Nazarbayev
Kazakhstan and EU resolve all issues with regards to Kazakhstan’s accession into WTO
Kazakhstan and EU resolve all issues with regards to Kazakhstan’s accession into WTO

Besides, Kazakhstan will be the first Central Asia state to sign an agreement on extended partnership and cooperation with the EU.

Kazakhstan and EU resolve all issues with regards to Kazakhstan’s accession into WTO
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NATO waging 'war of extermination' against Russia: Castro

Cuba's former president Fidel Castro on Wednesday accused NATO of planning a "war of extermination" against Russia.

NATO waging 'war of extermination' against Russia: Castro
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and King Philippe of Belgium. Photo courtesy of akorda.kz
Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev meets Belgium's King Philippe

President Nazarbayev arrived in Belgium to hold a number of bilateral talks, including some with reps of the European Commission.

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Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev meets Belgium's King Philippe
Yemen names new PM, who is rejected by rebels
Yemen names new PM, who is rejected by rebels

Yemen's president named his chief of staff as premier, a move rejected by Shiite rebels who overran the capital two weeks ago.

Yemen names new PM, who is rejected by rebels
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Nazarbayev congratulates Kazakhstan national team after Asian Games

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has congratulated the Kazakhstani sportsmen on the successful performance at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.

Nazarbayev congratulates Kazakhstan national team after Asian Games
Bulat Sarsenbayev, Azamat Berdybay, Askar Shokybayev. Photo © tengrinews
Nazarbayev appoints ambassadors to India, Jordan and Qatar

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has appointed new ambassadors to India, Jordan and Qatar.

Nazarbayev appoints ambassadors to India, Jordan and Qatar
Brazil's Dilma Rousseff, from guerrilla to president
Brazil's Dilma Rousseff, from guerrilla to president

Dilma Rousseff is a former leftist guerrilla once imprisoned and tortured by the country's military regime who is now fighting a different battle.

Brazil's Dilma Rousseff, from guerrilla to president
White House rejects Panetta critique of Obama
White House rejects Panetta critique of Obama

The White House rejected claims by ex-Pentagon chief Leon Panetta that President Barack Obama is too reticent to take on opponents.

White House rejects Panetta critique of Obama
Divided Haiti prepares national farewell to 'Baby Doc'
Divided Haiti prepares national farewell to 'Baby Doc'

Haiti is preparing an appropriate send-off for former dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier.

Divided Haiti prepares national farewell to 'Baby Doc'
Turar Kazangapov ©
Nursultan Nazarbayev on People’s IPO

There should be clear rules set to make sure common people buy the shares, rather than large investors that have already made quite a fortune since Kazakhstan gained independence: President Nazarbayev.

Nursultan Nazarbayev on People’s IPO
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev © akorda.kz
Nursultan Nazarbayev congratules Kazakhstanis on Kurban Ait holiday

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has congratulated the people of Kazakhstan on the Kurban Ait holiday.

Nursultan Nazarbayev congratules Kazakhstanis on Kurban Ait holiday
Afghan president lifts ban on expelled US reporter
Afghan president lifts ban on expelled US reporter

A New York Times reporter expelled from Afghanistan and accused of having links to spy agencies will be allowed to return.

Afghan president lifts ban on expelled US reporter
Putin a '19th century' imperialist: Bulgarian president
Putin a '19th century' imperialist: Bulgarian president

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev denounced Russia's Vladimir Putin as an aggressive leader with a 19th-century empire-building style.

Putin a '19th century' imperialist: Bulgarian president
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. ©REUTERS
Teach English, not Russian in Ukraine schools: president

Ukrainian President risked further angering the Kremlin by suggesting that English lessons replace Russian ones in schools.

Teach English, not Russian in Ukraine schools: president
British PM first leader to visit new Afghan president Ghani
British PM first leader to visit new Afghan president Ghani

British Prime Minister became the first world leader to hold talks with newly-inaugurated Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.

British PM first leader to visit new Afghan president Ghani
Rising Rousseff ramps up Brazil election offensive
Rising Rousseff ramps up Brazil election offensive

President Dilma Rousseff has ramped up her offensive as Brazil's election campaign enters the final stretch, with a decisive first-round win in her sights.

Rising Rousseff ramps up Brazil election offensive
Turkey 'can't stay out' of anti-IS fight: Erdogan
Turkey 'can't stay out' of anti-IS fight: Erdogan

Turkey cannot stay out of the international coalition fighting Islamic State jihadists, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.

Turkey 'can't stay out' of anti-IS fight: Erdogan
Brazil split ahead of presidential poll
Brazil split ahead of presidential poll

Brazil's electorate is split a week ahead of presidential elections, with polls showing Dilma Rousseff locked in a dead heat with main rival Marina Silva

Brazil split ahead of presidential poll