Bishkek, Nov. 18, 2017 /Kabar/. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev took part in the Gala-opening of the VI International St. Petersburg Cultural Forum as a guest of honor during his working visit to St. Petersburg, the Kyrgyz President’s press service reported.
Russian President Vladimir Putin at the opening of the forum greeted President Almazbek Atambayev, and also addressed the participants of the solemn event.
"This is the sixth time cultural figures from many countries are meeting in St Petersburg to discuss with their colleagues problems of the arts and education and the preservation of the historical and cultural heritage, as well as to share their ideas and identify new avenues for developing cultural cooperation," said Vladimir Putin.
Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev took part in the opening ceremony of the 6th St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum at the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin.