Bishkek, Nov. 21, 2017. /Kabar/. President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella sent a congratulatory telegram to Sooronbai Zheenbekov in connection with his election as president of Kyrgyzstan. This was reported by the press office of the elected president Sooronbai Jeenbekov
"On the occasion of your election as the new President of the Kyrgyz Republic, I would like to extend to you, on behalf of the Italian people and myself, the warmest congratulations and wishes for the fruitful exercise of your high authority. Kyrgyzstan and Italy celebrate this year the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations. I express the wish that, on these promising bases, Bishkek and Rome will be able to consolidate the relations of strong friendship that binds them, further strengthening cooperation in all areas of mutual interest, both at the bilateral level and in the context of international forums. Also for the benefit of peace, social and economic growth of our peoples, with these feelings, I renew my best wishes of success for fulfilling your high mission and well-being to the friendly people of Kyrgyzstan," said Sergio Mattarella in a congratulatory telegram.