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The President of Kyrgyzstan, Sooronbai Jeenbekov was awarded the President of China, XI Jinping, the order of “Manas”, reports “WORLD 24”. This is the highest award of the country.
Order “Manas” first degree, which was awarded by the President of China, consists of two parts. This is a Golden eight-pointed star with a diameter of 60 millimeters and a gold platted middle, in the center of the order is a gold relief image of Manas riding a horse with a waving in the wind flag. Among the winners – the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.
In Bishkek held talks Zheenbekov and XI Jinping. Before he arrived in Bishkek on a state visit.
“Last year we brought the relations to a comprehensive strategic partnership. We have great prospects for further growth and increased interaction. Today we take a historic decision – we raise our relations with China to a qualitatively new stage of deepening the comprehensive strategic partnership. I am sure that this meeting will allow us to compare notes, determine next steps, practical mechanisms of our cooperation”, – said the President of Kyrgyzstan.
China today is one of the main investors in the economy of the country. In turn, XI Jinping said that the last time I was in Bishkek six years ago and saw many positive changes. In the presence of the presidents have already signed about 20 agreements. They relate to cooperation in defence, infrastructure and cultural projects.