Kazakhs are immensely proud of their new capital

Kazakhs are immensely proud of their new capital

The decision in 1997 to establish the new Kazakh capital in the central part of the country was based on genuine security concerns: Almaty sits on a seismologically active zone very close to the country’s eastern border. The founding of the new capital Astana, moreover, offered post-Independence …

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