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EdgeKz takes a look at the enduring, modern use of the classic Kazakh Yurt.

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Many Kazakh students look not only to the West for international education but also to the East

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Kazakhstan's hosting of an IAEA low enriched uranium bank is expected to help increase global nuclear security

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Many know Astana and Almaty, but the rest of Kazakhstan is filled with the unique and vibrant traditons of small town Kazakh life.

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The young Eurasian Economic Union is a complex tool to meet today's global economic challenges


Motorcycle clubs in Kazakhstan break the negative stereotypes which follow many motorcycle riders.


Beshbarmak: EdgeKz Writer Michelle Witte takes you through the history, preparation and presentation of this Kazakh classic.

Nazarbayev and Obama at the Hague for edge

Read about Kazakhstan's vital but understated relationship with the West in the latest EdgeKz posting

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Edge Writer Michelle Witte takes a look inside Kazakhstan unique contemporary art scene in the last EdgeKz story

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Kazakhstan is working with interntational organizations to revive the once grand Aral Sea

Nazarbayev University is Kazakhstan's premier institute of higher learning

Nazarbayev University is Kazakhstan's premier institute of higher learning

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