E.Idrisov: Kazakhstan accepted balanced model of foreign policy since 90th
Despite huge problems since the beginning of the 90th, Kazakhstan has not been limited to internal affairs. Kazakhstan deals with foreign policy which purpose is ensuring the best climate for development of the country and the nation. Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Erlan Idrisov told about it during the international conference in honor of the 25th anniversary of Independence of Kazakhstan, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
"As well as in any country, the geography of Kazakhstan is a main factor in development of our foreign policy since the moment of Independence. Our country faced a difficult task in 1991 - to develop foreign policy from the beginning. Despite our scales not many people could find us on the map, those who knew about our country thought it is landlocked, multinational, encumbered with environmental problems and surrounded by powerful neighbors and many were afraid that these problems will serve as survival threat. However, we persistently provided proper use of natural resources, realizing large-scale, market, economic, political reforms which are acknowledged in the history of success," minister of Foreign Ministry said.
As E.Idrisov noted Kazakhstan has not been limited to internal affairs, despite huge problems since the beginning of the 90th.
"Kazakhstan deals with foreign policy which purpose is ensuring the best climate for development of the country and the nation. Clear vision of the President of Kazakhstan to make our country competitive in the economic plan and democratic mature, urged foreign policy to develop in two directions: first, to accept the balanced model of foreign policy based on openness in relation to the outside world and to promote equal and mutually beneficial relations with our all partners of near and far abroad. Second, to undertake responsible role in assistance of global safety," E.Idrisov said.