The compatriots’ meeting took place in Seoul, Republic of Korea on December 23rd, 2017. The artists and journalists from Kyrgyz Republic also have participated in the event organized by the Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Republic of Korea.
H.E. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kyrgyz Republic Kylychbek Sultan started the evening with welcoming words. H.E. Ambassador greeted the compatriots and expressed a hope for a fruitful cooperation in developing the relations between Kyrgyz and Korean people. He noted that this year was very full of meaningful events. In particular, first of all, this year was declared as the year of culture and morality and, second, this year for the first time the President announced the celebration of the days of history and ancestors’ remembrance on November 7-8th. H.E. Ambassador emphasized the importance of mutual understanding and unity of Kyrgyz people in order to strengthen the statehood. He also congratulated the guests with New Year and wished all the best. After the welcoming words, the anthem played, and the word was given to the Honorary Consul of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Republic of Korea and the leader of the Kyrgyz diaspora “Maksat”.
After the official part of the event, the artists took the stage and showed some sketches, sang songs and organized competitions among the guests. There was also given some dishes of the national cuisine.
The event went in very joyful and warm atmosphere. Kyrgyzstan people who came that evening were very glad to take part and expressed their gratitude for organizing the compatriots’ meeting.
The journalists from Kyrgyz Republic will be in the Republic of Korea until December 28th, 2017. There are planned meetings in Seoul and Suwon with the leaders of Kyrgyz diasporas for making a report about the life of labor migrants, students and women, who married the Koreans.
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