Russia's top diplomat says he and his Chinese, Iranian and Pakistani counterparts "can make a difference in the region in helping the Afghan people to get out of the crisis created after the 20 years of the war, launched by the United States and NATO."
Russia is set to participate next week in the Zapad-Interaction 2021 drills with China involving more than 10,000 troops, and another Zapad exercise next month with Belarus including more than 12,800 personnel.
"Afghanistan and the wider Central Asian region constitute part of Russia's 'southern underbelly,' a term that underscores the sense of vulnerability it feels along its southern border," Tracey German of the Defence Studies Department at King's College London told Newsweek.
Kazakhstan is truly committed to democratization and political reforms, which means we remain a trusted partner for the United States, the European Union and the wider international community.
The dual elections in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan offer crucial insights for Biden's approach toward to those critical neighbors of Russia—and vital corridors for China's ambitious Belt and Road Initiative.
"Borat 2" sees the most famous fictional Kazakhstani return to screens—and some residents of the country are not happy with how they have been portrayed.
If governments expect to maintain order, they need to be forward-thinking in their responses to COVID-stricken economies.
Kazakhstan officials have dismissed the reports as "fake news."
The coronavirus epidemic has created the temptation to forgo the complicated peace process and to simply withdraw our troops. This is the very last thing America should be doing.
A Soviet missile test range rumored to be experimenting with "laser weapons" was buzzed by a mutating, green UFO in the summer of 1978. The CIA managed to gather some details in a newly declassified intelligence report.
The latest deaths sparked a six-day-long quarantine in the western Mongolian province of Bayan Olgii.
Kazakhstan was one of the last countries to keep the controversial alphabet ordered by Russia.
A crackdown on Jehovah's Witnesses in Kazakhstan has followed similar actions against the Christian group in neighboring Russia.
The organization is seen as a counterweight to Western alliances, cooperating on political and economic affairs.
President Nazarbayev announced plans to change the Kazakh alphabet from Cyrillic to Latin.
Could Russia benefit from U.S. attention waning or will China step in?
Both men were stripped of their military ranks.
The Israeli leader set off for a rare visit to two states that adhere to the Islamic faith on Tuesday.