Kyrgyz Republic

29 Sep: Kyrgyz Republic: High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell met with Foreign Minister Ruslan Kazakbaev

(Source: EEAS)

High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell met the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic, Mr Ruslan Kazakbaevin in Brussels on Tuesday. The meeting was an opportunity to discuss EU-Kyrgyz relations as well as pressing issues in the Central Asian region.

They discussed upcoming milestones in EU-Kyrgyz relations, including the finalisation of an Enhanced Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (EPCA), and the preparation of the first EU-Central Asia Economic Forum, which will take place in Bishkek on 5 November. High Representative Borrell confirmed the EU’s commitment to support Kyrgyzstan in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and recalled the recent …