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Minister of Foreign Affairs Yerlan Idrissov

 

Y. Idrissov was born on April 28, 1959.

He graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (international economic relations), the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the USSR (history of foreign policy and international relations). Y. Idrissov masters the English, Hindi, Urdu and French languages.

He has worked in the diplomatic sphere since 1985. Y. Idrissov worked in the Foreign Affairs Ministry in the consular service, in the protocol and political department and in the press service and in the department for external economic relations.

Y. Idrissov held posts of the 1st Secretary of the Permanent Mission of Kazakhstan to the UN, Head of the Department of America of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, Ambassador-at-large of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, Aid to the President of Kazakhstan, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, First Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.

Since June 2002, he worked as the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the Kingdom of Sweden, The Kingdom of Norway and the Republic of Ireland.

Since July 2007, he worked as the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United States of America with the concurrent accreditation to the Federal Republic of Brazil.

On September 28, 2012, Y. Idrissov was appointed the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

He was awarded the “Kurmet” and “Parasat” Orders, “10 years of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan” Jubilee Medal, “Astana” Jubilee Medal, “10 years of the Constitution of Kazakhstan” Jubilee Medal, “10 years of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan” Medal, “10 Year Anniversary of Astana” Jubilee Medal and “20 Years Anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan” Jubilee Medal.

Y. Idrissov’s diplomatic rank is the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador.