N.Nazarbayev instructed NSC to ensure safety of major events
During the meeting, Karim Massimov reported to the Head of State on conducting by the NSC together with other law enforcement agencies of relevant measures aimed at ensuring security in preparation for the international exhibition EXPO-2017.
The President of Kazakhstan reminded about other global major events that are to be held in Astana along with EXPO-2017.
“This year we will have a number of international events, we are expecting the arrival of heads of state, government, parliamentarians, as well as a large number of foreign and Kazakh tourists. In this regard, we need to think over the issues of ensuring normal holding of these events, first of all, having paid attention to safety issues”, – N. Nazarbayev reported.
Also, the Head of State noted the ongoing acts of terrorism in other countries and indicated the need of organizing relevant work, including joint cooperation with foreign counterparts in order to prevent such manifestations.
In turn, Karim Massimov informed the President of Kazakhstan that the safe conduct of events of this scale, and also the fight against terrorism and religious extremism are under the constant control of the NSC and other law enforcement agencies.
Source: Kazakhstan 2050