Date of the Caspian summit in Astana depends on readiness of the convention on legal status of the sea - the Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan

-Terms of holding the summit of heads of the Caspian states at

which it is planned to sign the convention on legal status of the

Caspian Sea will depend on readiness of the document, - the

Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan Kayrat Abdrakhmanov reported,

Interfax Kazakhstan notes.

"In process of readiness of this document for signing specific

terms of holding the summit in Astana will be determined", - he

told on Thursday at a briefing in Astana.

The minister hopes that in the nearest future the document which

will regulate the status of the Caspian Sea will be approved at the

level of experts.

According to the minister, the meeting at the expert level and at

ambassador level according to special orders and special

representatives is planned in Ashgabat in the nearest future. After

that the council of ministers of the foreign Caspian states in

Ashgabat will be called, K. Abdrakhmanov added.

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