Images of Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan is for many West-European individuals an unknown country, located between Russia and China, that is only known for the high amount of petroleum and natural gas at the Caspian Sea. It is culturally very diverse and has several different ethnicities co-existing in a country that is often perceived as corrupt, inefficient and not at all in accordance with Western standards.

Even though the population went down after the Cold War, it is still an important trade partner for the region and offers various job opportunities in the industry for the surrounding countries. Take a look at this gallery and discover the beauty of breathtaking landscapes of for example the mountain Pik Talgar!

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