Kyrgyzstan, US discuss cooperation issues

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Baku, Azerbaijan, April 3

By Aygun Badalova - Trend:

Kyrgyzstan and the US discussed the cooperation issues of mutual interests during the meeting of Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev with the US Assistant Secretary of State for South Asia Nisha Biswal on April, 3, Kabar news agency reported referring to Kyrgyz presidency.

Biswal thanked Kyrgyz leadership for supporting coalition's efforts to stabilize the situation in Afghanistan.

She stressed significant contribution of "Manas" transit center in providing security in Afghanistan and Central Asian region as a whole.

President Atambayev said that the regional security issues are crucial for Kyrgyzstan.

Cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and U.S. will further form on the basis of national interests, according to Atambayev.

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