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Message for U.S. Citizens: No Credit Card payments

As of April 14, 2014 credit card payments in the Consular Section are temporarily suspended. Until further notice, all consular fees must only be paid in U.S. dollars. Due to banking system regulations in Kazakhstan, the Consular Section cannot accept dollar bills older than 2006, worn out bills or bills that have marks, tears, or ...
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The U.S. Embassy in Kazakhstan presents a new KAZCENT – – Kazakhstan’s renovated Partnership for Peace Training Center

An official handover ceremony of a newly-renovated training center was held April 10 at KAZCENT -Partnership for Peace Training Center.  U.S. Consul General Theresa Grencik, KAZCENT Commander Colonel Oleg Essenov and Major Justin Colbert, Chief of the Office of Military Cooperation, participated in the ceremony, along with KAZCENT personnel. The Global Peace Operations Initiative (GPOI) ...
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Statement by the President on Elections in Afghanistan

Obama on Elections in Afghanistan 05 April 2014 THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2014 Statement by the President on Elections in Afghanistan On behalf of the American people, I congratulate the millions of Afghans who enthusiastically participated in today’s historic elections, which promise to usher in the ...
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Kerry on Afghanistan Elections

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release April 5, 2014 STATEMENT BY SECRETARY KERRY Afghanistan Elections Millions of Afghan men and women took to the polls today with courage and commitment. This is their moment. The Afghan people secured this election. They ran this election, and most importantly, they voted in ...
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