Dmitry Medvedev speaks by phone with the first President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev

Dmitry Medvedev noted Nursultan Nazarbayev’s outstanding role in the successful development of modern Kazakhstan and in strengthening neighbourly and allied relations between Russia and Kazakhstan. He underscored the leader’s contribution to the creation of the Eurasian Economic Union.

The Russian Prime Minister thanked the first President of the Republic of Kazakhstan for fruitful cooperation and expressed hope that such cooperation and trust-based dialogue would continue.

Dmitry Medvedev wished Nursultan Nazarbayev success in further serving the Kazakhstani people as Chairman of the Security Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan and Chairman of the Nur Otan party.