Israel-Kazakhstan: From Mutual Interests To Strategic Partnership on Counterterrorism

The Emergency Services Take Part In Training Exercise Operation Strong Tower...LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 30: Members of the emergency services take part in Exercise Strong Tower outside the disused Aldywch tube station on Surrey Street on June 30, 2015 in London, England. The counter-terrorism training exercise will involve as many as 1,000 officers and will take place across the city until Wednesday afternoon. (Photo by Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

Israel could become a training hub for security and counterterrorism units from Kazakhstan and other Central Asian countries concerned about Islamic State and other terrorist groups, according to Michael Brodsky, Israel’s envoy to Kazakhstan.