"Afghanistan. Our memory and pain..."
On February 17, 2022, a round table was held at the university dedicated to the 33rd anniversary of the withdrawal of Soviet troops from Afghanistan, with the participation of a member of the Public Association "Union of Veterans and Invalids of the War in Afghanistan of the Karaganda region", a member of the Veterans Council of the Kazybek bi district of Karaganda, an Afghan soldier Kabduev Akzhol Yesetovich and chairman of the Veterans Council of the university, a reserve colonel, a participant in hostilities in hot spots of the former USSR Suindikov Zhenisbek Suindikovich.
Moderator of the round table, Professor of the Department "Socio-political Disciplines and the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan" Abilov K.Zh. told about one of the most tragic pages in the history of the Soviet people, the memory of which is preserved to this day.
Giving the floor to veterans, Abilov K.Zh. noted: "In the former Soviet republics, the day of the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan is solemnly celebrated, participants of that war who performed their military and international duty are honored, comrades who died in a foreign land are remembered."
The guests of the round table shared their memories and experiences with the youth, wished them never to know the horrors of war, but to be always ready to defend the Motherland.
The participants of the round table were shown documentary videos about the Afghan war.