UN chief calls for nuclear weapons to be eliminated UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres spoke Sunday on the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, declaring that nuclear weapons must be eliminated from the world and a new era of dialogue, trust and peace must begin, Xinhua reports.
Kazakh FM, CTBTO Executive Secretary issue joint statement NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan and Dr. Robert Floyd, Executive Secretary of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization, issued the joint statement on the occasion of the International Day against Nuclear Tests, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Canadian experts commend Kazakhstan’s contribution to int’l security and nuclear disarmament OTTAWA. KAZINFORM - A Kazakhstan-Canadian online conference was held on August 25, 2021 as part of a series of events dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site closure. The event discovered Kazakhstan’s initiatives and achievements in the nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation fields over the independence years, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Nagasaki pushes Japan gov't to work for nuke ban amid rising danger NAGASAKI. KAZINFORM - The mayor of Nagasaki on Sunday pushed the Japanese government to take more action toward realizing a world free of nuclear weapons, amid a global retreat of leadership on the issue, at a memorial ceremony on the 75th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of the city, Kyodo News reports.
Nazarbayev meets with ex IAEA Director General and President of Global Security Institute NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev has met with Mohammed ElBaradei, former IAEA Director General and Nobel Peace Prize winner, and Jonathan Granoff, President of the Global Security Institute, Kazinform news agency reported with the reference to the press service of the First President of Kazakhstan.
Antinuclear policy consolidates Japan and Kazakhstan, Hirotsugu Terasaki NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM An international antinuclear exhibition, organized by the Library of the First President of Kazakhstan, Soka Gakkai International of Japan (SGI) and International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), kicked off in the capital of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan and Japan call for nuclear-weapons-free world TOKYO. KAZINFORM On September 19, 2019 in Tokyo the international conference «Kazakhstan-Japan: path to a nuclear-weapons-free world» was held as part of the eponymous visiting scientific and exhibition project of the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy. The conference is devoted to the most important aspects of the activities of Elbasy N.A. Nazarbayev in the development of the global movement for a nuclear-free world, the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in Tokyo informs.
Kazakhstan, U.S. signed joint statement on HEU minimization VIENNA. KAZINFORM On the sidelines of the 63rd session of the IAEA General Conference in Vienna, Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan Kanat Bozumbayev and Under Secretary for Nuclear Security of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty signed a joint statement on joint activities in utilization of highly-enriched uranium in the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports.
The ATOM Project’s Honorary Ambassador completes UK tour LONDON. KAZINFORM Honorary Ambassador of The ATOM Project (Abolish Testing. Our Mission) Karipbek Kuyukov concluded his visit to the United Kingdom by attending events to mark the International Day against Nuclear Tests in Edinburgh, Manchester and London, the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in London informs.
‘With diploma to village’ program budget to be raised to 20bn tenge per year – Tokayev PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM The annual budget of the governmental program ‘With diploma to village’ will be raised to 20bn tenge beginning from 2020. President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said it at the republican conference on rural areas and agro-industrial complex development held in Petropavlovsk, North Kazakhstan region, Akorda press service informs via Twitter.