Vladimir Putin congratulates Kassym-Jomart Tokayev
Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on assuming the post of Kazakhstan’s president, the Kremlin press service said.
The head of state noted that Russia knows Tokayev as an experienced statesman, who is making a great personal contribution to enhancing the relationship of strategic partnership and alliance between our countries and promoting mutually beneficial integration processes on the Eurasian space.
"I’m sure that by joint efforts we will ensure further boosting of constructive Russian-Kazakh cooperation in all areas and also partnership cooperation in solving vital issues of the international agenda," Putin said in a telegram.
"This certainly meets the interests of our brotherly nations and is in line with strengthening regional stability and security," the Russian leader concluded.