The UN supported the code of Kazakhstan on «free the world from terrorism»

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotomonster-apartment of the United Nations in new York, USA. Archival photoThe UN supported the code of Kazakhstan on «free the world from terrorism»© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

The draft code of conduct to achieve a world free from terrorism, initiated by President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, supported by the UN, reported the press service of the foreign Ministry of the Republic.

According to the foreign Ministry of Kazakhstan, January 18, in the headquarters of the UN held a high-level event dedicated to the presentation of the primary project initiated by the President of Kazakhstan, the code of conduct to achieve a world free from terrorism. The document was officially launched by the Minister for foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Kayrat Abdrakhmanov by, reported the press service on Saturday.

«The event aroused great interest at the UN. In the presentation of the project and its discussion was attended by delegations from more than 100 States members of the organization (more than 30 of them – at the level of permanent representatives). Among the participants were Deputy Prime Minister — Minister of foreign Affairs of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Sabah and Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Afghanistan Hikmet Karzai. Presentations were made by Deputy Secretary General – head of counter-terrorism of the UN office Vladimir Voronkov and assistant UN Secretary-General for political Affairs Miroslav Jenca,» — said in a statement on the Ministry website.

The head of the Kazakh foreign Ministry Abdrakhmanov, opening the meeting, stressed the importance of the objectives and main content of the work on the code, initiated by Kazakhstan as a contribution to the fight against international terrorism. The main purpose of the document is creating a wide international coalition of partner countries on counter-terrorism and the achievement of the UN centenary in 2045 the world, free from terrorism.

«Speaking at the meeting, the delegations of the States members of the security Council actively supported the initiative of Kazakhstan and expressed readiness to continue a substantive discussion of the draft for further revision and approval, a comprehensive document, which aims to become an important basis for strengthening international cooperation in combating terrorism,» — said the Minister.