Almazbek Atambayev congratulated Frank-Walter Steinmeier on his election as Federal President of Germany, and invited him to visit Kyrgyzstan with official visit at any time, the Information Policy Department of the President reported.
In his telegram the head of state noted that Kyrgyzstan appreciates the personal contribution of Frank-Walter Steinmeier in the successful development of the Kyrgyz-German cooperation, including within the framework of the EU Strategy for Central Asia, initiated by him in 2007.
I hope that the achieved high level of cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and Germany will be further developed and strengthened for the benefit of our peoples. Almazbek Atambayev
President Almazbek Atambayev wished Frank-Walter Steinmeier good health and further success in the state activities, and the friendly people of Germany — peace and prosperity.