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President promises to fight corruption regardless of posts and statuses

Today, the Security Council holds a meeting in the State Residence Ala-Archa 1. This is the first its meeting chaired by the new president of the country. Members of the Security Council are considering the issue «On actual measures to combat corruption in judicial, law enforcement and supervisory bodies of the Kyrgyz Republic.»

I consider corruption as a problem that threatens our national security.

Sooronbai Jeenbekov

He promised that the fight against corruption would be under the constant attention of the Security Council.

As the president of the country noted, there are officials with sticky fingers among the employees of the departments, called to fight corruption.

«I have traveled all over Kyrgyzstan, met with the population of almost all regions. People demand resolutely fight corruption and purge state bodies of corrupt officials,» the president said.