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Saulesh Yessenova

Position: 

Annual Fellow 2014-15

Research Activities: 

Saulesh Yessenova's project focuses on nuclear and biochemical military projects that the Soviet state ran in Kazakhstan during the Cold War. It examines a range of issues, from the establishment of those projects in Soviet Kazakhstan to the post-Cold War situation marked with political debates and controversies surrounding the damage done by the testing and development of nuclear and biochemical weapons to environment and human health in Kazakhstan.

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