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26 January 2015, 19:48

Kazakhstan concerns over escalation of conflict in Ukraine

Astana expresses its great concern over the escalation of the conflict in Ukraine, especially, the shooting that caused the deaths of civilians, the Kazakh foreign ministry said Jan. 26. "We firmly believe that there is no alternative to the peace negotiations to resolve the crisis in south-eastern Ukraine,” the statement says. “We urge all sides to resolve the conflict by peaceful means, based on the fulfillment of the obligations by all sides, as well as by the Minsk agreements." Kazakhstan...