Archive of Erlan Idrissov

Erlan Idrissov is the Foreign Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan. He has previously served as Kazakhstan's Ambassador to both the United Kingdom and the United States.

Erlan has written 1 articles at Registan.


The Lessons of Zhanaozen

by Erlan Idrissov

OPINION PIECE FROM ERLAN IDRISSOV, FOREIGN MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN It is now exactly a year since the violence in Zhanaozen in western Kazakhstan cast a dark shadow over the national celebrations to mark our 20th anniversary as an independent country. A long-running industrial dispute between oil workers and their company erupted into [...]

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