CIS counterterrorism exercise to focus on protecting fuel, energy facilities NUR-SULTAN – MOSCOW. KAZINFORM – The joint counterterrorism exercise of the Commonwealth of Independent States titled as Ararat Antiterror 2019 will take place in seven CIS states in September. It will focus on ensuring the security of fuel and energy industry installations, the press service of the CIS Anti-Terrorism Center told BelTA.
Kazakhstan, UN strengthen partnership in fight with international terrorism NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Ambassador-at-Large of the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs Stanislav Vassilenko had a meeting with a joint delegation of the UN Agencies including the representatives of the UN Office of Counter-Terrorism, UNDP and UN Office on Drugs and Crime, Kazinform reports.
Nur-Sultan to host International Partnership for Technology in Peacekeeping Symposium NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The 5th International Partnership for Technology in Peacekeeping Symposium will take place in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, from 28 May to 31 May 2019, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Defense.
Security Council expert council held its meeting NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kalmukhanbet Kassymov, Assistant to the President - Secretary of the Security Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan, chaired the meeting of the expert council under the Security Council of Kazakhstan, the Akorda press service reports.
Kazakhstan climbs from 82nd to 40th in UN Global Cybersecurity Index NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Consisting of more than 100,000 host systems, Kazakhstan's national segment of the Internet has become more secure for users, Askhat Orazbek, Deputy Minister of Digital Development, Defense and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, announced at the Cyber & Digital Security 2019 Conference as part of the Astana Economic Forum, Kazinform correspondent reports.
UN expert welcomes Kazakhstan's initiative to repatriate its nationals from Syria NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while counter-terrorism Ms. Fionnuala Ní Aoláin welcomed Kazakhstan's initiative to repatriate its nationals from Syria, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Ethnic conflicts result in collapse of even strong countries - Nazarbayev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today, at the 28th session of the Kazakhstan People's Assembly, First President of the country Nursultan Nazarbayev spoke about the problem of inter-ethnic and inter-religious conflicts, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Nazarbayev: New 3D reality required to solve pressing challenges in geopolitics and geo-economy BEIJING. KAZINFORM Addressing a session during II One Belt, One Road Forum in Beijing, First President of Kazakhstan-Leader of Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev talked about the possible ways of overcoming today's global challenges.
Nurlan Yermekbayev to attend SCO Defense Ministers meeting in Bishkek NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Minister of Defense Nurlan Yermekbayev will attend the meeting of the Ministers of Defense of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and a regular meeting of the Council of the Ministers of Defense of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan, Russia coop in military education discussed NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Chief of the National Defense University, Colonel General Saken Zhassuzakov has met today with Chair of the RF Federation Council Committee for Foreign Affairs Konstantin Kosachev and Chair of the RF Federation Council Committee for Defense and Security Viktor Bondarev.
120 Kazakh peacekeepers awarded with UN medal NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM A ceremony of awarding UN's ‘In the Service of Peace' medal took place in Lebanon. More than 600 people including ambassadors and military attaches of 30 countries, commanders of Sector East divisions attended the ceremony, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Ministry of Defense.
Kazakhstan climbs 42 spots in Global Cybersecurity Index NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - According to the report of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Kazakhstan ranks 40th in the Global Cybersecurity Index 2018/2019. The country has climbed 42 positions from last year's rankings (82nd), Kazinform cites the press service of the Ministry of Digital Development, Defense and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
CIS to strengthen cooperation in border security MINSK. KAZINFORM The CIS countries will continue strengthening cooperation to neutralize threats to border security. These matters were discussed at the session of the CIS Council of Border Troops Commanders in Tashkent on 28 March, BelTA learned from Belarus' State Border Committee.
SCO to hold joint anti-terrorism exercise in 2019 TASHKENT. KAZINFORM The Shanghai Cooperation Organization's (SCO) member states will hold a joint anti-terrorism exercise "Sary-Arka-Antiterror 2019," the Council of the Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (RATS) of the SCO said on Friday, China Daily reports.