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Why Was Tasmagambetov Appointed Ambassador to Russia

Why Was Tasmagambetov Appointed Ambassador to Russia

The press and social media are now extensively discussing Imangali Tasmagambetov’s appointment as Kazakhstan’s Ambassador to Russia. His predecessor Marat Tazhin has returned to Astana as the First Deputy Head of Nazarbayev Administration. The opinions offered by the disputants are widely dispersed (even among the political scientists). Some believe this appointment is nothing but a political disgrace while others think it may be Tasmagambetov’s own maneuver, non-transparent to the casual observer.  

On Maylybaev’s сase and dirty tricks against Akorda

On Maylybaev’s сase and dirty tricks against Akorda

The arrest of the former deputy head of the presidential administration of Kazakhstan, Baglan Maylybaev, for the disclosure of government secrets, had caused an explosive effect in the country. For the first time, a government official of such high- rank, has been arrested for a political crime. Moreover, he was not an ordinary government official for that matter, but one who for the longest time, was almost solely responsible for the implementation of all ideological and domestic policy work in the republic. This fact alone calls for a detailed analysis of a nature and results of his work.