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Aktau, formerly known as Shevchenko, is one of the biggest cities of western Kazakhstan, and the country's main seaport on the Caspian Sea. It is located on the Mangyshlak Peninsula and is the capital of Mangystau Province. Aktau literally means "white mountain" in Kazakh, so named after the cliffs overlooking the sea. Population: 166,962; 143,396.
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by Michael P. Croissant, Bülent Aras
Kazakh- stan is a crucial link in Iran's Silk Road Project, and Kazakstan's port of Aktau is an important trading hub, linking that country with the Iranian Caspian seaports of Anzali and Now Shahr. The two countries began to lay the groundwork ...
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Aktau, Eternal Flame
The monument to the Great Patriotic War in the USSR (as a part of World War II). Each petal is a symbol of the year, from 1941 to 1945.
Photo credit: Anastassiya Bergem
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Kazakhstan/KIMEP English Language Theatre. Summer 2015 tour. Performance in Aktau City
KIMEP's Kazakhstan English Language Theater (KELT) program is currently embarking on their first international tour, which was made possible by a grant from ...
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