The AP reports that the Kazakh Deputy Foreign Minister Rakhat Aliyev has invited British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen for a visit. The Central Asian country has been rankled by Cohen's character Borat, a homophobic, anti-Semitic Kazakh journalist featured in the upcoming movie "Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan." After threatening to sue and placing ads to counter the negative portrayal, Aliyev was quoted in Kazakhstan Today saying that the country "must have a sense of humor."
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