Bishkek, March 2 / Kabar /. Presidents of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev and France Francois Hollande exchanged congratulatory messages on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries, the Kyrgyz president's press service reports.
"Please accept my sincere congratulations on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Kyrgyz Republic and the French Republic. During this period d a high level of bilateral partnership has been reached, based on a solid foundation of friendship, mutual respect and trust. We are grateful to the Government and people of France for their support in our efforts to implement democratic reforms and the development of market relations,” says in the message of President Almazbek Atambayev.
The Head of State emphasized the contribution of the French partners in the Second World Nomad Games in 2016, which became a global platform showcasing the traditions and culture of different countries.
"Kyrgyzstan is interested in further expansion of investment, financial, technical and cultural cooperation, the deepening of direct contacts and fruitful cooperation between the business circles of our countries," says in the message.
Atambaev wished Hollande prosperity and success in state activities, and the friendly French people - peace and prosperity.
The French President said in his telegram that for 25 years, France is fully committed to the independence and sovereignty of Kyrgyzstan. "Relations between our countries are developing in the political, economic and cultural fields. I welcome the establishment of joint Franco-Kyrgyz enterprises in your country, which open the way for even closer co-operation with France. Let me take this opportunity to wish the next few years were marked by the Franco-Kyrgyz relations, " the message says.