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Syria peace envoy begins tour as dozens die in Aleppo
Syria peace envoy begins tour as dozens die in Aleppo

International envoy Lakhdar Brahimi begins a Middle East tour Saturday to pave the way for proposed peace talks on Syria, where dozens of people were killed in the latest fighting in Aleppo province.

Syria peace envoy begins tour as dozens die in Aleppo
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©akorda.kz
Ukrainian President to visit Kazakhstan in 2014

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych will render an official visit to Kazakhstan in 2014.

Ukrainian President to visit Kazakhstan in 2014
Conflicts, energy top agenda as Hollande visits S.Africa
Conflicts, energy top agenda as Hollande visits S.Africa

French leader Francois Hollande arrived in South Africa Monday for a two-day state visit in which he is set to push for greater cooperation on African crises with the continental powerhouse.

Conflicts, energy top agenda as Hollande visits S.Africa
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Leonid Kozhara. ©REUTERS
Ukraine's Foreign Minister visits Kazakhstan

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Leonid Kozhara is on official visits to Kazakhstan and other Central Asian countries.

Ukraine's Foreign Minister visits Kazakhstan
Mexican officials won't meet Dalai Lama: Tibetan group
Mexican officials won't meet Dalai Lama: Tibetan group

Mexico leader Enrique Pena Nieto has no plans to meet the Dalai Lama when the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader begins a tour of the country on Friday.

Mexican officials won't meet Dalai Lama: Tibetan group
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev (R) and Sovereign Prince of Monaco Albert II (L). Photo courtesy of the President's press-service
Kazakhstan President and Prince of Monaco exchange decorations

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev had a meeting with Prince of Monaco Albert II.

Kazakhstan President and Prince of Monaco exchange decorations
Photo by Maksim Popov©
Lukashenko to render official visit to Astana

Aleksandr Lukashenko will render an official visit to Astana on October 3-4.

Lukashenko to render official visit to Astana
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Olympics: Trip to Sochi Olympics to cost $4,000 per person for Kazakhstan citizens

Trip to the Olympics in Sochi will cost at least $4,000 per person for citizens of Kazakhstan.

Olympics: Trip to Sochi Olympics to cost $4,000 per person for Kazakhstan citizens
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev (R) and Sovereign Prince of Monaco Albert II (L). Photo courtesy of the President's press-service
Nazarbayev to visit Monaco

On September 27-28 Nursultan Nazarbayev will render an official visit to Monaco on an invitation of Prince Albert II.

Nazarbayev to visit Monaco
Foreigners flock to New Zealand for gay marriage
Foreigners flock to New Zealand for gay marriage

More than 80 same-sex couples, including 24 from overseas, have said "I do" in New Zealand since a law legalising gay marriage took effect a month ago.

Foreigners flock to New Zealand for gay marriage
White House: Obama to host Netanyahu on September 30
White House: Obama to host Netanyahu on September 30

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will visit the White House on September 30 to consult President Barack Obama on Iran's nuclear challenge, Syria and Palestinian peace talks.

White House: Obama to host Netanyahu on September 30
French, German leaders in historic visit to WWII massacre site
French, German leaders in historic visit to WWII massacre site

French President Francois Hollande and German counterpart Joachim Gauck pay a landmark visit to the ghost village of Oradour-sur-Glane where 642 people were massacred by Nazi troops during World War II.

French, German leaders in historic visit to WWII massacre site
China's Xi visits Central Asia ahead of G20
China's Xi visits Central Asia ahead of G20

China's President Xi Jinping headed to Central Asia on Tuesday ahead of a G20 summit, state-run media reported, in visits expected to see energy deals and talks on slowing growth.

China's Xi visits Central Asia ahead of G20
Indonesian president arrives in Astana
Indonesian president arrives in Astana

The President of Indonesia Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has arrived in Astana for a state visit.

Indonesian president arrives in Astana
Indonesian President to visit Kazakhstan on September 2
Indonesian President to visit Kazakhstan on September 2

President of Indonesia Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will arrive in Kazakhstan with an official visit on September 2.

Indonesian President to visit Kazakhstan on September 2
Merkel to make historic visit as chancellor to Nazis' Dachau camp
Merkel to make historic visit as chancellor to Nazis' Dachau camp

Angela Merkel will become the first German chancellor to visit the former Nazi concentration camp Dachau.

Merkel to make historic visit as chancellor to Nazis' Dachau camp
Nursultan Nazarbayev meeting Xi Jinping ©akorda.kz
Kazakhstan and China to sign a declaration to deepen strategic partnership

President Xi Jinping is to visit Kazakhstan September 6-8.

Kazakhstan and China to sign a declaration to deepen strategic partnership
Kerry stresses US commitment to peace in Colombia
Kerry stresses US commitment to peace in Colombia

Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that the United States is committed to peace in Colombia, as he began a visit expected to touch on recent US spying revelations.

Kerry stresses US commitment to peace in Colombia
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of Indonesia to visit Kazakhstan

The visit of the Chinese Foreign Minister precedes the first state visit of President Xi Jinping scheduled for September 6-8.

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of Indonesia to visit Kazakhstan
Brazil to raise alleged US spying during Kerry visit next week
Brazil to raise alleged US spying during Kerry visit next week

Allegations of US electronic spying in Brazil will be raised when US Secretary of State John Kerry visits the country next week.

Brazil to raise alleged US spying during Kerry visit next week