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US, Kazakh Presidents agree to strengthen partnership

US, Kazakh Presidents agree to strengthen partnership

US President Donald Trump and his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev on Tuesday underscored the need for fight terrorism and bring peace to Afghanistan.

KAZINFORM According to the experts of the Institute of World Economy and Politics under the Foundation of the First President, Nursultan Nazarbayev's official visit to the United States, which started on January 16, can already be called a very successful one.

The Kazakh presidential office said more than 20 agreements on investment and trade-economic cooperation were signed during Nazarbayev's U.S. visit.

On Thursday, he is to preside over a high-level meeting of the United Nations Security Council on non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. And in this regard, the concluded agreements will undoubtedly help the country in the realization of its "digital" agenda.

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"And Kazakhstan, being a neighbor of Russia physically, of course, is following very closely the dynamics between the USA and Russian relations, which suddenly plunged into the abyss", he was quoted by the White House as saying at a joint news conference with United States counterpart Donald Trump.

Council members aimed to get a first-hand account of progress made by the Afghan National Unity Government, with the assistance of the global community, in addressing a wide range of interconnected challenges and to learn how the Security Council could further assist efforts on the ground.

Trump's South Asia policy gave New Delhi an enhanced role in the region.

Nazarbayev is the first Central Asian leader to visit the White House.


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