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June 16. Kazinform's timeline of major events

16 June 2019 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 16th of June. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on June 16.


The first edition of Severnyi Kazakhstan (North Kazakhstan) newspaper was released in 1907.

In 1993, first Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev received the UN delegation.

The Kazakh Strategic Research Institute under the Kazakh President was established in Almaty in 1993.

In 2000, Astana was awarded UNESCO Cities for Peace Prize certificate.

The first meeting of the Supreme Board of Trustees of Nazarbayev University took place in 2011 in Astana under the chairmanship of first Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev.

In 2011, the National Medical Holding joined Nazarbayev University.

In 2011, Ypres, Belgium, hosted the solemn opening of the Kazakh memorial honoring the victims of nuclear tests.

Sultan Beybars and his exhibition was unveiled at the National Museum of Kazakhstan in 2017. It featured 22 unique artifacts of the collection of the Islamic Art Museum of Cairo.

In 2017, TWESCO presented works in many volumes of well-known Turkologist, researcher of ancient and modern Turkic languages Amir Najip "Comparative-historical dictionary of Turkic languages of the XIV century".

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