(Kazinform) - During top-level meeting of Latvian President Vaira Vike-Freiberga and Kazakh leader Nursultan Nazarbayev it was noted that Kazakhstan and Latvia intended to boost political cooperation.
Within the framework of negotiations the parties paid attention to development of intergovernmental and inter-parliamentary ties, conduction of consultations concerning both bilateral and international issues, reports Trend.
Both leaders stressed significance of Kazakh-Latvian Intergovernmental Commission for economic and scientific technical cooperation for prompt decision of current problems of economical character.
President of Kazakhstan and his Latvian colleague emphasized their countries had common attitude regarding key regional and international topics. The sides think UN reform should be directed to consolidation of its central role in international affairs, boosting effectiveness, improvement of organizations potential, taking into account new challenges and threats to existing world order. Implementation of this reform is to be based on consensus principle and reflect interests of UN member countries, joint statement of leaders reads.
As for struggle with terrorism, Nursultan Nazarbayev and Vaira Vike-Freiberga signified support to efforts of world community in fight with this phenomenon and all its forms and voiced preparedness to consolidate interaction in this sphere.