Ambassador Nathan A. Sales Travels to Kazakhstan to Discuss Counterterrorism and Repatriation

العربية العربية, Русский Русский

U.S Department of State
Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
October 4, 2019


In Nur-Sultan, Ambassador Sales will meet with senior government officials October 7 and 8 to discuss the U.S. – Kazakhstan counterterrorism partnership and Kazakhstan’s significant contributions to the worldwide effort to repatriate citizens from territory formerly held by the so-called “Islamic State” in Syria.  Ambassador Sales will discuss Kazakhstan’s groundbreaking work rehabilitating and reintegrating returnees, and the country’s constructive efforts to share its experiences in the C5+1 format and in other multilateral fora.  He will also discuss with senior officials Kazakhstan’s prosecution and incarceration of those responsible for terrorism-related crimes, as well as regional efforts to counter violent extremism.

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