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Monday, October 19th 2009, 23:56

The endangered wild apples of Kazakhstan
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France secures $6bn Kazakh deals

Tuesday, October 6th 2009, 12:52
related countries: France France
related places: Astana

France and Kazakhstan sign energy and business deals worth $6bn (£3.8bn) during a trip to Astana by the French president.
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First 'clown in space' blasts off from Kazakhstan

Wednesday, September 30th 2009, 7:17

Circus entrepreneur Guy Laliberte is to become the "first clown in space" as he lifts off in a Soyuz rocket from Kazakhstan.
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Dozens dead in Kazakhstan blaze

Sunday, September 13th 2009, 14:28
related places: Taldykorgan

A fire at a facility for drug addicts in the south-eastern Kazakh city of Taldykorgan has killed 38 people, officials say.
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New 'crisis satellites' launched

Wednesday, July 29th 2009, 19:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A rocket is launched from Kazakhstan carrying two UK-built satellites which will help monitor natural disasters.
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England fan is shot in Kyrgyzstan

Thursday, June 4th 2009, 9:14
related countries: Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

An England football fan has been shot in the build up to the World Cup qualifier match against Kazakhstan, the Foreign Office says.
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Space station crew set to double

Wednesday, May 27th 2009, 10:40

The International Space Station (ISS) crew is set to double after three astronauts blast off from Kazakhstan.
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Benin joins EU aviation blacklist

Wednesday, April 8th 2009, 16:50
related countries: Benin Benin

The EU blacklist of airlines banned from the 27-nation bloc expands to include all of Benin's carriers and six based in Kazakhstan.
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US space tourist lands on Earth

Wednesday, April 8th 2009, 9:28
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Earth

A Russian capsule carrying a US space tourist and two professional astronauts lands safely in Kazakhstan, Russian officials say.
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Kazakhstan in nuclear bank offer

Monday, April 6th 2009, 21:20
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Kazakhstan's president offers to build a nuclear fuel bank on its territory, a plan backed by the US and Russia.
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Horses tamed earlier than thought

Thursday, March 5th 2009, 19:19

Horses were domesticated about 1,000 years earlier than previously thought, evidence from Kazakhstan suggests.
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Kazakhstan to allow US shipments

Monday, February 9th 2009, 12:31
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

Kazakhstan says it will allow the US to ship non-military cargo through its territory to Afghanistan.
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US general in Central Asia visit

Wednesday, January 14th 2009, 16:05
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

Top US commander Gen David Petraeus visits Kazakhstan to discuss support for US operations in Afghanistan.
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