Kazakh Minister for Religious and Civil Society Affairs meets with U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom

Minister Yermekbayev and Ambassador Kazykhanov met with Rev. Thomas J. Reese, Chair of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom in Washington, D.C. The Minister also met with Virginia Bennett, Acting Assistant Secretary and Principal Deputy of the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor. The meetings focused on preventing violent extremism and Kazakhstan's commitment to human rights and Human Rights Action Plan.