Foreign Minister meets Kyrgyz counterpart

2021-10-13 12:35:50

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Minister of Foreign Affairs B. Battsetseg held a working meeting with her Kyrgyz counterpart R.A.Kazakbaev during her participation in the Sixth Meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA), which is being organized in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

During the meeting, Foreign Minister B.Battsetseg affirmed her commitment to expand and develop the Mongolia-Kyrgyzstan traditional friendly relations, and invited Minister R.A.Kazakbaev to visit Mongolia on the eve of the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations between two countries.

Discussing how to revive cooperation in the circumstances posed by the Covid-19, the parties agreed to hold the 4th regular meeting of the Mongolia-Kyrgyzstan Intergovernmental Commission in Ulaanbaatar within this year and to discuss trade and economic cooperation in detail.

In turn, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan Ruslan Kazakbaev put some proposals including organizing a high-level visit on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations which falls next year and studying the possibility to conduct direct flights to support people-to-people exchanges.