World Health Assembly & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 May 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General/World Health Assembly – Deputy Secretary-General/Commencement – ECOSOC – Syria/Security Council – Afghanistan – Félicien Kabuga – Burundi – Central African Republic – COVID-19/Kazakhstan – COVID-19/Somalia – International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia – COVID-19/Museums – COVID-19/Hunger – Donald Paneth SECRETARY-GENERAL/WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY … Read more World Health Assembly & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 May 2020)

‘Hatiko’ in Kazakhstan | Nothing can make this dog leave the ruins of its owners’ house

After major floods, the dog guarded the wreckage of its owners’ house before EMERCOM rescued the exhausted four-legged creature. Nothing is known yet about its owners. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram … Read more ‘Hatiko’ in Kazakhstan | Nothing can make this dog leave the ruins of its owners’ house

Foreign ministers of SCO countries hold virtual meeting

Foreign ministers of the eight-member Shanghai Cooperation Organization held a virtual meeting to discuss the pandemic. At the meeting, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi acknowledged the contributions of the member countries in combating the coronavirus. He called for unity and continued cooperation among member states, which include Russia, India, Pakistan and the four central Asian … Read more Foreign ministers of SCO countries hold virtual meeting

Kazakh Gold | Daniyar Yeleussinov’s journey in the pro ranks

On the cusp of major fights in the division, welterweight wonder Daniyar Yeleussinov is one of Asia’s top prospects flying the flag for Kazakhstan. Arguably one of the continent’s best amateur fighters of the last few years, ‘Kazakh Thunder’ won Olympic gold in 2016 before signing a pro contract with Eddie Hearn two years later. … Read more Kazakh Gold | Daniyar Yeleussinov’s journey in the pro ranks

Russia cargo ship carrying supplies docks with space station

The unmanned Russian Progress 75 cargo spacecraft lifted off from Kazakhstan’s Balkonur launch complex on April 25, carrying nearly three tons of food, fuel and supplies to the International Space Station (ISS). The cargo capsule docked with the ISS at 0512 GMT (1312 BJT) and is set to remain at the station until December. Subscribe … Read more Russia cargo ship carrying supplies docks with space station

Happy rescue | Seal set free from fishing nets in Kazakhstan

Citizens in Kazakhstan helped a seal caught in fishing nets get safely back to the sea. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv #RT (Russia Today) is … Read more Happy rescue | Seal set free from fishing nets in Kazakhstan

Ready & steady | Russian Soyuz rocket installed for launch in Kazakhstan

A Russian Soyuz-2.1a rocket, loaded with a Progress MS-14 cargo spacecraft, is readied to be launched on April 25 in #Kazakhstan. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud … Read more Ready & steady | Russian Soyuz rocket installed for launch in Kazakhstan

Religious solidarity appeal & other topics – Daily Briefing (13 April 2020)

Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General of the United Nations. Highlights: – Secretary-General’s Appeal – Middle East – COVID-19/Children – Syria – Libya – COVID-19/Kazakhstan – COVID-19/Comoros – Financial Contributions SECRETARY-GENERAL’S APPEAL During the weekend, as Christians celebrated Easter and Jews marked Passover, and with Ramadan about to begin soon, the … Read more Religious solidarity appeal & other topics – Daily Briefing (13 April 2020)

Soyuz MS-16 blasts off to ISS, Kazakhstan Cosmodrome

A Soyuz MS-16 spacecraft successfully launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome with the International Space Station (ISS) Expedition 63 crew aboard on Thursday. The three-man crew consists of astronaut Chris Cassidy of NASA and cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner of the Russian space agency Roscosmos. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com … Read more Soyuz MS-16 blasts off to ISS, Kazakhstan Cosmodrome

Coronavirus in Central Asia: Virus relief funds under question

Central Asian countries, like Kazakhstan and neighbouring Kyrgyzstan, have called on people and businesses to donate to emergency funds for the Coronavirus crisis. While the relief has been welcome, it has also given rise to questions about where the money is coming from. Al Jazeera’s Robin Forestier-Walker reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – … Read more Coronavirus in Central Asia: Virus relief funds under question

Kazakhstan announces $10bn economic package

Kazakhstan’s government is pumping billions of dollars into its economy to help stave off the impact of the coronavirus. But the oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia is making it harder to stabilise the oil-dependent Kazakh economy. Al Jazeera’s Robin Forestier-Walker has more. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on … Read more Kazakhstan announces $10bn economic package

Strong wind blows roofs off in Kazakhstan

20mps strong #wind blows roofs off the buildings in #Kazakhstan’s cities. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv #RT (Russia Today) is a global #news network broadcasting … Read more Strong wind blows roofs off in Kazakhstan

Xi holds phone talks with Brazilian, Polish and Kazakh presidents

Chinese President Xi Jinping talked with his Brazilian, Polish and Kazakh counterparts over separate phone calls. Xi told Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro that China stands ready to work with Brazil for the prevention and control of COVID-19. Talking to Polish President Andrzej Duda, Xi emphasized that China firmly supports Poland’s fight against the epidemic. Separately, … Read more Xi holds phone talks with Brazilian, Polish and Kazakh presidents

Tough measures: Military hardware blocks Almaty amid coronavirus pandemic

Military equipment blocks the entrance to Almaty due to the quarantine lockdown. Police officers, employees of the National Guard, and servicemen of the units of the Ministry of Defense of Kazakhstan patrol the city as well. A state of emergency was declared in Kazakhstan starting March 16. To date, 35 cases of coronavirus have been … Read more Tough measures: Military hardware blocks Almaty amid coronavirus pandemic

China’s cross-border trade site with Kazakhstan reopens

Located on the border of China and Kazakhstan, the China-Kazakhstan Horgos International Border Cooperation Center is the only cross-border trade center in the world. On March 15, the Chinese side of the cooperation center began to resume operations. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP … Read more China’s cross-border trade site with Kazakhstan reopens