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Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev attends a session of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2016 (SPIEF 2016) in St. Petersburg, Russia, June 17, 2016. REUTERS/Artyom Korotayev/TASS/Host Photo Agency/Pool


ALMATY (Reuters) - Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev is being treated for a cold, his office said on Tuesday, without providing any details.

The announcement was unusual because his office rarely provides any comments on the state of the 76-year-old leader's health.

(Reporting by Olzhas Auyezov; Editing by Andrew Osborn)


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