Bishkek, Oct.2, 2019. /Kabar/. Speaker of Jogorku Kenesh Dastanbek Dzhumabekov received today, Oct. 2 Prosecutor General of the Court of Cassation of Turkey Mehmet Akardzha, the press service of the Parliament reported.
The speaker welcomed Prosecutor General of the Supreme Court of Appeals of Turkey Akardzha and stated Turkey, as a dialogue partner in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), actively participates in the meetings and activities of the organization.
“We regard Turkey as our reliable strategic partner, our closest ally and value traditionally brotherly and friendly relations between the two countries and peoples. Over the past two years, the bilateral relations between our countries have been developing rapidly. I am firmly convinced that after the exchange of visits at the highest level in 2018, we have managed to identify the priority areas of long term and short term cooperation,” said Dzhumabekov.
In turn, Akardzha thanked Dzhumabekov for his warm welcome. He said he took part in the 17th meeting of the SCO Prosecutors General, at which 14 countries were represented.
The Turkish Prosecutor General also noted during the meeting, the participants discussed the issues of improving cooperation between the prosecution authorities of the SCO member states in the field of combating smuggling and illicit trafficking of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and their precursors.
The Kyrgyz speaker expressed hope that during the visit, the Turkish Prosecutor General had been able to discuss the most important aspects of cooperation with his Kyrgyz counterpart Otkurbek Dzhamshitov, and the supervisory bodies of the two countries will closely cooperate on many issues.