(1: Mukhtar Kholdorbekov / Reuters)
Former President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev is currently in the capital of the republic. Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Azerbaijan Serzhan Abdykarimov said this at a press conference, APA reports.
According to the ambassador, Nazarbayev is in constant contact with the President of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev, and also held several telephone conversations with the heads of friendly countries.
“He is constantly monitoring the situation,” added Abdykarimov, referring to Nazarbayev.
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