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What do you know about Kazakhstan?

July 13, 2012 -- Updated 1723 GMT (0123 HKT)

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Eye on Kazakhstan
July 26, 2012 -- Updated 0308 GMT (1108 HKT)
Kuanysh Tulendiyev sent this picture of a freshly served dish of Beshparmak, a culinary specialty of Kazakhstan, as he believes it reflects an important part of his country's national identity.
From the steppes to horse meat, take a look at your best shots from the country.
July 13, 2012 -- Updated 1830 GMT (0230 HKT)
There is something mirage-like about Kazakhstan's capital as it rises out of the vast empty central Asian steppe.
July 25, 2012 -- Updated 0046 GMT (0846 HKT)
Replete in felt peak caps and with embroidered coats, the eagle hunters of Kazakhstan are an arresting sight.
July 17, 2012 -- Updated 1037 GMT (1837 HKT)
It won't be an Olympic event, but Kokpar, which involves two teams and a dead goat, is compulsive viewing.
July 13, 2012 -- Updated 1726 GMT (0126 HKT)
From modern architectural marvels to yurts, Kazakhstan is a cultural curiosity.
July 17, 2012 -- Updated 1733 GMT (0133 HKT)
Kazakhstan is paying for its best and brightest citizens to study abroad, as long as they return.
July 13, 2012 -- Updated 1723 GMT (0123 HKT)
From a president witout term limits to traditional cuisine, take our quiz to discover the real Kazakhstan.
October 17, 2012 -- Updated 1409 GMT (2209 HKT)
Kazakhstan's wide open spaces are great for raising cattle, as the country looks to beef up its livestock exports.
July 13, 2012 -- Updated 1829 GMT (0229 HKT)
Kazakh hersman
A news photographer discovered more than he ever thought he would on a routine assignment in Kazakhstan.
From oil reserves to uranimum mines learn the stats that matter when it comes to Kazakhstan.