KYRGYZSTAN-RUSSIA-POLITICS-DIPLOMACY/Putin/ 02/28/2017

KYRGYZSTAN-RUSSIA-POLITICS-DIPLOMACY/Putin/ 02/28/2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) chats with his Kyrgyz counterpart Almazbek Atambayev during a visit in late February to the Central Asia country. Putin promised to strengthen Kyrgyzstan's military to help combat Islamist threats. Photo: AFP/ Vyacheslav Oseledko

March 23, 2017 5:30 AM (UTC+8)