President Atambayev meets with President Xi Jinping
Bishkek, Jan. 6 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev during his working visit to China, met with Chairman of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping, the President's press service reports.
During the meeting the sides discussed the issues of cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and China, the implementation of joint projects in various spheres and prospects of further expansion of cooperation in all areas. The two leaders also exchanged views on various issues of international and regional agenda.
"I am very glad to see you in China, we have met several times in the last year and agreements were reached as a result of our negotiations. And I am pleased to note that all of them have been gradually and successfully implementing," said Xi.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said that the country yesterday celebrated the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Kyrgyzstan and China. During this period, countries have been able to establish a political dialogue, to establish economic and trade cooperation, strengthen links with the cultural and humanitarian sphere. It is important to continue the interaction.
In turn, President Almazbek Atambayev thanked the Chinese side for the warm welcome and hospitality. "I am glad to exchange views on topical issues of the Kyrgyz-Chinese cooperation," said the President, noting the symbolism of the fact that today's meeting coincided with the 25th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between Kyrgyzstan and China.
President Almazbek Atambayev said that, active political dialogue established between the two countries and cooperation is developing in economy, cultural and humanitarian sphere and in the sphere of security. “We successfully cooperate within the framework of various international organizations,” he said.
"Our bilateral relations have been withdrawn to the level of strategic partnership, in the spirit of our relations," said Atambayev.
Almazbek Atambayev and Xi Jinping noted great success in the development of bilateral relations since the establishment of strategic partnership.
According to opinions of two leaders, further deepening of the Kyrgyz-Chinese relations is in the fundamental interests of the two peoples, conducive to stability and development in the region.