Statement of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Turkic States on the situation in Kazakhstan
Reaffirming the fraternal ties between the peoples of the Members and Observers of the Organization of Turkic States.
The Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Turkic States has:
Conveyed their condolences for those who lost their lives during the incidents and wished a speedy recovery to the injured.
Reaffirmed their firm support and solidarity with the Member State Kazakhstan and its brotherly people.
Underlined the importance of the peace and stability in Kazakhstan, which is vital for stability and security in the region and beyond.
Condemned the acts of violence and vandalism that endanger lives, undermine public order and damage property.
Stressed their confidence in the capability of the Kazakh authorities for urgent restoration of the public order and normalcy.
Underscored the importance of upholding the basic norms and principles of international law and supported the counter-terrorist operations of the Government of Kazakhstan against terrorists, radicals, extremists and criminals, who aim to destroy Constitutional order.
Drew attention to the «Turkic World Vision - 2040» document as a guideline for coordination, cooperation and mutual assistance in addressing domestic and international challenges.
Reiterated their readiness to support the people and Government of Kazakhstan, as needed, to overcome the current crisis.
Declared their support for the reform agenda of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev to further increase the wellbeing and prosperity of the brotherly people of Kazakhstan.
The Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Turkic States agreed to remain in close cooperation and consultation in this regard.