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Course towards the future: modernization of #Kazakhstan identity

Course towards the future: modernization of #Kazakhstan identity

| May 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kazakhstan has entered a new period in its history. In April, Nursultan Nazarbayev, the President of Kazakhstan, published his vision for the modernization of Kazakhstan’s identity and society. President Nazarbayev explained: “The large-scale economic and political reforms that we have started should be complemented with advanced modernization of our identity. This won’t just complement political […]

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#AstanaEXPO will showcase best of Kazakhstan

#AstanaEXPO will showcase best of Kazakhstan

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

  The curtain is set to rise on a major international event that will showcase the best of Kazakhstan.Well over one million tickets have been sold for EXPO 2017 that will take place in Astana, the country’s capital, from 10 June to 10 September. It promises to be a truly global event: Chinese President Xi […]

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#Kokorev: The case of ‘Kangaroo Courts’ on Canary Islands

#Kokorev: The case of ‘Kangaroo Courts’ on Canary Islands

| May 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

The image of impartiality of Spanish courts has been shaken due to the scandal surrounding the High Court of Las Palmas (Canary Islands, Spain). In October 2016, the local press published a filtered audio recording of private deliberations between four magistrates of the High Court (Audiencia Provincial), including Judges Carlos Vielba, Salvador Alba and the […]

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Vadim Rabinovich: The #Trump of #Ukraine?

Vadim Rabinovich: The #Trump of #Ukraine?

| May 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Vadim Rabinovich heads one of the opposition parties in Ukraine called For Life, which is currently riding high in the opinion polls. The Ukrainian MP believes the country’s economic wealth remains largely untapped and has tabled a programme designed to unlock this potential, writes Colin Stevens. Rabinovich spoke exclusively to EU Reporter. What’s your view […]

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#Spain: Spanish media denounces xenophobia and unjustified use of pre-trial detention

#Spain: Spanish media denounces xenophobia and unjustified use of pre-trial detention

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Spanish Courts have so far ignored the request to identify the Judge of the High Court (Audiencia Provincial) of Las Palmas (Spain) who made xenophobic and offensive remarks in the courtroom during a deliberation with three other judges, writes Colin Stevens. The tape of the conversation taking place between judges Salvador Alba, Emilio Moya […]

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Spanish media denounces xenophobia and unjustified use of pre-trial detention

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Spanish Courts have so far ignored the request to identify the Judge of the High Court (Audiencia Provincial) of Las Palmas (Spain) who made xenophobic and offensive remarks in the courtroom during a deliberation with three other judges.  The tape of the conversation taking place between judges Salvador Alba, Emilio Moya and Carlos Vielba […]

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#Kazakhstan – A real step towards democracy

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has implemented planned changes to the country’s constitution. Under the recently unveiled proposals, the president has agreed to share some of his powers with parliament and the cabinet – writes Colin Stevens Presidents will no longer be able to issue decrees that have the power of law. And parliament gets a […]

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