The President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbai Jeenbekov today met with residents of Issyk-Kul region within the framework of his two-day working visit. The press office of the head of state reported.
The head of state told about the priorities of his presidential activity, including the country’s foreign policy.
«A close neighbor is better than remote relatives — people say so not for nothing. Having taken the presidential post, I spent a lot of time working to strengthen relations with neighboring states. As you know, my first visit was to the Russian Federation, cooperation with Russia and the states — members of the Eurasian Economic Union is a priority of our foreign policy,» said Sooronbai Jeenbekov.
He told about meetings and strengthening of relations with Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, about his foreign visits to Turkey and the institutions of the European Union, as well as about the visit to the People’s Republic of China which is planned in the near future.
The head of state dwelled on the goals and objectives of the decree on announcing 2018 the Year of Regional Development.
My main duty as president is to strengthen statehood, improve people’s lives.Sooronbai Jeenbekov
«Our bio agricultural products are beyond competition in foreign markets. We must process our products in accordance with the requirements of foreign markets. No agricultural product of our farmers should remain unprocessed,» the head of state said. He added that all the resources of financial institutions would be directed to the development of regions and entrepreneurship in the villages.