The Head of State has received with deep sorrow the news of the death of former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
"Kofi Annan, as an internationally known politician, devoted his life to establishing stability and peace on the planet.
Many years ago I was fortunate to meet one of the most sensible, sincere and generous people - Kofi Annan. Our positions on topical issues of global development have coincided. I still remember with warmth our conversations and meetings," the telegram reads.
Nursultan Nazarbayev, on behalf of Kazakhstan’snation and on his own behalf, expressed his condolences to the relatives and friends of Kofi Annan and the United Nations.