Тоҷикӣ | Русский | English  

Relations of Tajikistan with Kyrgyzstan

Diplomatic relations between the Republic of Tajikistan and the Kyrgyz Republic were established in January 14, 1993 by signing the Protocol.

The Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic functions in Dushanbe since March 1997.

The Embassy of the Republic of Tajikistan functions in Bishkek.

The main stages of the Tajik – Kyrgyz relations development after establishing of diplomatic relations are as follows.

- January 1993, the working visit of the President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon to the Kyrgyz Republic;

- July 1996, the official visit of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic A.Akaev to the Republic of Tajikistan;

- May 1998, the official visit of the President of the Republic of the Tajikistan E.Rahmon to the Kyrgyz Republic;

- May 2004, the official visit of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic A.Akaev to the Republic of Tajikistan;

- May 2008, the working visit of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic K.Bakiev to the Sogd region of the Republic of Tajikistan;

- July 2010, the meeting of the President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon with President of the Kyrgyz Republic Roza Atunbaeva during the 27th Meeting of the Interstate Council of Eurasian Economic Community in Astana;

- November 2010, the meeting of the President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon with the President of the Kyrgyz Republic Roza Atunbaeva within the framework of the Meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Dushanbe;

- May 2013, the official visit of President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon to the Kyrgyz Republic.

For the purpose of efficiently solving priority issues and further deepening of the bilateral cooperation between Tajikistan and Kyrgyz Republic the sustainable institutional foundation was established - Interstate Coordinating Council, The Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan and Kyrgyz Republic, two Tajik-Kyrgyz Intergovernmental commissions: for comprehensive review of bilateral issues and on delimitation and demarcation of frontiers.

Priorities of political contacts of two countries are reviewed in the context of such common goals as strengthening of security and stability in the region, the assistance for further development of the integration process.

n this respect, cooperation within the framework in UN, OSCE, CIS, SCO, EAEC, CSTO, IFAS,financial institutions and other international and regional organizations where the Republic of Tajikistan and the Kyrgyz Republic take part in, is of great importance.

The juridical base of bilateral Tajik-Kyrgyz relations, signed during 1993-2013, provides a strong legal foundation for further strengthening of multilateral cooperation of the Republic of Tajikistan and the Kyrgyz Republic.

The basic documents, which regulate the main directions and fundamental principles of the bilateral relations between Tajikistan and Kyrgyz Republic, are “Dushanbe Treaty on the main interstate relations between the Republic of Tajikistan and the Kyrgyz Republic” signed in July 12, 1996 and “Treaty between the Republic of Tajikistan and the Kyrgyz Republic on good-neighborly relations and partnerships” from May 26, 2004.

In trade and economic relations between our countries there is a tendency of a certain extension.

With the start of the work of Intergovernmental commission for comprehensive review of bilateral issues, which was founded in July 12, 1997, the process of development of Tajik-Kyrgyz relationsprocess has become more clear direction and tends to rise has a tendency to rise and consistent specification.

It should be noted that the establishment of Intergovernmental commission for comprehensive review of bilateral issues, its regular meetings have become a kind of “bridge” for transition of cooperation between the Republic of Tajikistan and the Kyrgyz Republic to a new level of development.

In general, in Tajik-Kyrgyz relations under the conditions of independent development there is a desire to establish of mutually advantageous ties in different aspects of cooperation. In these ties there is a spirit of mutual trust, good-neighborliness and friendly attitude towards each other.

© 2018 Ministry of foreign affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan
© 2018 Address: 33 Sheroz str., Dushanbe 734001, Republic of Tajikistan
Tel:(992 37) 2210551, (992 37) 2211808 Fax: (992 37) 2210259;
E-mail: info@mfa.tj