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President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev met with Chairman of the UN General Assembly Abdullah Shahid

"The head of state met with the Chairman of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly Abdullah Shahid, who arrived in Kazakhstan on an official visit," ATPress.kz reports.

Welcoming Abdullah Shahid, Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev noted the importance of his visit in terms of further expanding cooperation between Kazakhstan and the UN.

The President emphasized the exceptional role of the World Organization in promoting global peace, security and sustainable development.

He also praised the active work of Abdullah Shahid as Chairman of the UN General Assembly. — The 77th session of the UN General Assembly is a unique opportunity for leaders to come together in a constructive atmosphere in order to propose the solutions that are most in demand by all mankind.

We appreciate your contribution to the successful holding of this important event,” the head of our state said. In turn, the Chairman of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly noted that this was his first visit to Kazakhstan and Central Asia.

He highly appreciated the level of multifaceted partnership between our country and the UN over a 30-year period, as well as the large-scale reforms being implemented under the leadership of the leader of Kazakhstan and the results of the recent referendum on amendments and additions to the Constitution of the country.

According to Abdullah Shahid, the ongoing reforms will bring the protection of human rights and the development of civil society in Kazakhstan to a new level.

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev informed the guest that the Seventh Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions would be held on September 13-15. The President expressed his gratitude to the United Nations for the consistent support of this forum. Abdullah Shahid called the forum of the heads of world and traditional religions an important platform and highly appreciated the level of the Congress.

According to him, in many countries of the world, misunderstanding causes people to be discriminated against because of their beliefs. Therefore, the Chairman of the UN General Assembly expressed confidence that the promotion of peace by spiritual leaders around the world will be the key message of the upcoming event.


Новостной портал – ATPress