The Secretary-General met today with H.E. Mr. Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan. They discussed cooperation in a range of areas, including peace and security, mediation, sustainable development and preventing violent extremism. The Secretary-General expressed appreciation for Kazakhstan’s support to the United Nations and welcomed the positive role that he expected Kazakhstan to play during its ongoing membership of the Security Council.
New York, 10 January 2017