Senate chairman receives leader of Pugwash conferences on science and world affairs
Chairman of the Kazakh Senate Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has received President of the Pugwash movement of scientists Jayantha Dhanapala. According to the well-known diplomat, next year the movement will celebrate 60th anniversary since its foundation and expressed his wish to hold a jubilee meeting in Astana. This is due to the international reputation of Nursultan Nazarbayev, who has made a significant contribution to free mankind from the threat of a nuclear war. The Pugwash Movement has played an important role in the development and adoption of multilateral agreements in the field of disarmament and security. And in 1995, the organization was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.