Jeenbekov congratulates Putin on victory in presidential elections in Russia
President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbay Jeenbekov sent a congratulatory telegram to Vladimir Putin on the occasion of his re-election as President of the Russian Federation, Kabar with reference to the Kyrgyz President's press service reported.
"Please accept my heartfelt congratulations on your re-election to the post of President of the Russian Federation!
Your convincing victory in the presidential elections is a clear testament to the people's confidence in you personally and the course you have chosen for the all-round development and strengthening of all spheres of life of the Russian state, consolidating Russia's position in the international arena and ensuring regional and global security.
With deep satisfaction, I note the high level of alliance and strategic partnership between Kyrgyzstan and Russia. I am convinced that by joint efforts we will further enhance the Kyrgyz-Russian mutually beneficial cooperation in line with traditional friendship and trust.
I would like to take this opportunity to wish you, dear Vladimir Vladimirovich, good health, prosperity and success in the highest state post, and to the whole people of Russia - peace and prosperity! ", says in the congratulatory telegram of Jeenbekov.
According to data of RIA-Novosti, Putin scored 76%.
Candidate from the Communist Party Pavel Grudinin received 11.81% of the vote, leader of the Liberal Democratic Party Vladimir Zhirinovsky - 5.67%.
Turnout after the calculation of 91.5% of the protocols is more than 67%.
The election of the Russian president took place yesterday, March 18.