Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan, Chairman of the National Council of the World Congress of Tatars Vasil Shaykhraziev is on a working visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Today, within the framework of the program, he met with Akim of the Abai region Nurlan Urankhaev. Vasil Shaikhraziev thanked the meeting party for the hospitality and noted the close cooperation between Tatarstan and Kazakhstan within the framework of friendly Russian-Kazakhstan relations, both in economic and national-cultural terms. The Chairman of the National Council also spoke about the signed memorandum between the World Association of Kazakhs and the World Congress of Tatars as a sign of strengthening fraternal friendship.
During the meeting, the leaders paid special attention to the upcoming I International Irtysh Sabantuy in September. As Vasil Shaikhraziev noted, Tatars from all Russian cities located on the Irtysh River are invited to Sabantuy.
At the end of the meeting, Nurlan Urankhaev expressed confidence that the joint experience would allow Sabantuy to be held at the highest level, and that cooperation between the republics would become even stronger in the near future.
Recall that the I International Irtysh Sabantuy will be held on September 10 on the island “Beibitshilik” in Semey. From the Republic of Tatarstan, the Aktanyshsky municipal district is assigned to be responsible for holding the holiday.