telegraph.co.uk. “After Crimea, Russia will try to woo Kazakhstan away from the West” - The recovery of Crimea is symbolic not only for Russia, but for the West and for Ukraine.
linkedin.com. “Have They All Gone Crazy?” - Sometimes, I ask myself whether it is possible to be right though it means dismissing everybody else’s opinion. Or whether one must surrender to the idea that unanimity must prevail. However, in the light of what is happening at the moment in Ukraine, I feel reinforced in my initial intuition, expressed here: it is crazy, for the West, to turn the Crimean problem into an opportunity for confrontation with Russia.
inform.kz. “UEFA President Michel Platini: Kazakhstan is a beautiful country” - UEFA President Michel Platini is impressed by Kazakhstan and Astana, this he said at the opening the XXXVIII UEFA Congress in the capital of Kazakhstan.
presstv.ir. “International day of Nowruz celebrated in Berlin”- For the second consecutive year the International day of Nowruz has been celebrated at the Ethnological Museum of Berlin. Nine nations took part in the cultural event, presenting their countries’ culture. Among the visitors were ambassadors of the participating countries.
europeanvoice.com. “Russia may gain small and lose big” - Russia can take over Crimea de jure or de facto. However, the more ambitious aim of Eurasian integration may now become more difficult.
chosun.com. “Korean Kazakhstani to Join Kim Yu-na's Ice Show in Seoul” - Denis Ten, an ethnic-Korean Kazakh who won the bronze medal in the men's singles at this year's Sochi Winter Olympics, will join a star-studded cast to perform an ice show in Seoul from May 4 to 6.
ria.ru. “Scythian Gold On Display In Amsterdam Must Be Returned To Crimea - Official” - Scythian gold and other artefacts on display in a museum in Amsterdam should be returned to Crimea, Special Envoy to the Russian President on International Cultural Cooperation Mikhail Shvydkoi said on Thursday.
inform.kz. "Nauryz transcends religious, ethnic, linguistic and national divisions and brings people together – US Chargé d' Affaires John Ordway" - Correspondent of the International News Agency "Kazinform" asked the Charge d' Affaires of the United States of America to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Mr. John Ordway to share his views on the development of relations between the two states and his opinion on the significance of Nauryz holiday.
tengrinews.kz. “Will anti-Russian sanctions affect Kazakhstan?" - President Nazarbayev has assured that Kazakhstan will not suffer from the economic sanctions that have been or will be imposed on Russia by some of the countries,Tengrinews reports citing the presidential press office.