Nazarbayev conducted phone talk with Merkel
Astana. March 28. KazTAG - First president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has conducted a phone talk with German chancellor Angela Merkel, Akorda reports.
"Nursultan Nazarbayev, first president of Kazakhstan-Elbasy has conducted a phone talk with German chancellor Angela Merkel. The chancellor said she took the decision of resignation of Nursultan Nazarbayev with respect," reads the message.
Akorda reports that Merkel marked "inextricable link between the successes of independent Kazakhstan and the name of the leader of the nation, its high prestige on the international arena, and also fruitful efforts to ensure security and stability in the world."
"The German leader emphasized the contribution of Nazarbayev to the formation and deepening of Kazakhstan-German cooperation based on friendship and trust. Angela Merkel wished the first president of Kazakhstan - Elbasy good health and success in further activities for the benefit of people. The parties agreed to continue regular contacts in the future, ” reads the message.
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