On July 15, 2021, in Tashkent, the delegation of the Kyrgyz Republic took part in the regular "С5 + 1" format meeting (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and the USA).
The main topic of the meeting was the situation around Afghanistan in connection with the withdrawal of coalition troops from the territory of this country. The Kyrgyz side expressed concern about cross-border threats emanating from Afghanistan, and noted its readiness to provide all possible assistance in resolving the conflict, the basis of which should be, first of all, the intra-Afghan dialogue.
Parties also discussed the topic of overcoming the negative consequences of the coronavirus pandemic, including the issue of equitable distribution of vaccines among states and cooperation in the field of food security.
The participants of the meeting agreed to continue developing cooperation in the field of economy and security as a means of promoting stability and countering threats emanating from Afghanistan.