BISHKEK, Aug. 8, 2017. /Kabar/. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev received Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces Raimberdi Duishenbiev, the press service of the President reports.
During the meeting, the head of state was informed about the measures taken to strengthen and further develop the country's Armed Forces, the main results of the work on optimizing the management bodies and increasing the combat readiness of the units.
Touching upon the issues of building the capabilities of the Armed Forces, Duishenbiev told the president about the implementation of agreements in the field of military-technical cooperation with major foreign partners and, in particular, reported on the arrival of two military transport planes sent to Kyrgyzstan in the framework of military-technical assistance. The ceremony of official transfer of aircraft to Kyrgyzstan is planned.
Atambayev stressed the need to further intensify the whole complex of measures to develop the country's Armed Forces for effective implementation of tasks to strengthen external borders and strengthen the country's defense capability.