[15:55] 02.04.2008, Kazakhstan Today
Astana. April 2. “Kazakhstan Today” Kazakhstan generally supports project of statement by George Sapayo, top representative of UN Secretary General on “Alliance of civilizations.” The statement titled “Call for Respect and Tranquility,” which condemns documental film, created by Dutch parliamentary deputy Geert Wilders. Nurlan Ermekbayev, vice-minister on foreign affairs of Kazakhstan, said today in the meeting of group of top representative on preparation of forum “Common world: progress through diversity.”
“In mass media world manipulations of public opinion had global character, there are more opportunities for new configurations, which define independent and free comprehension of events in the world,” N. Ermekbayev said.
“However, freedom can not be without responsibility, we stand against any propaganda of hatred or encouragement to violence. Therefore, Kazakhstan generally supports top UN representative statement,” added deputy minister.
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