U.S. looking forward to working with new multi-party Kazakh Parliament

17.01.2012 10:51

ASTANA / WASHINGTON. January 17. KAZINFORM The United States of America is looking forward to working with new multi-party Parliament of Kazakhstan, according to a statement by the U.S. State Department.

"We look forward to engaging with the new multi-party Parliament as we continue our cooperation with the government and people of Kazakhstan to implement our broad-ranging strategic partnership. We recognize the government's stated ambition to improve the political climate and to conduct more inclusive and transparent elections in line with both its international commitments and the aspirations of the Kazakhstani people. In addition to improving the transparency of operations on election day, we hope that the Government of Kazakhstan follows through on its stated goal of strengthening the overall conditions necessary for genuine political pluralism," the statement reads.