Every year on 7 May the Republic of Kazakhstan celebrates the Defender of the Fatherland Day. This is a public holiday in the country. Astana will hold numerous events to celebrate the Defender of the Fatherland Day.
On 7 May 1992, President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbaev signed a decree on establishing national armed forces.
- 12 october 2018 The regular meeting of the CIS Advisory Board on Cultural Cooperation took place in the IPA CIS HQ
- 11 october 2018 Issues of improving state support for the protection of human rights and freedoms discussed in Baku
- 10 october 2018 Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives of the CIS Member Nations took place in Minsk