The message reads, in part:
“Your country has made significant economic and social strides and plays an important and constructive role in regional and international affairs.
Relations between Russia and Tajikistan are dynamically developing in the spirit of strategic partnership and alliance. Bilateral cooperation in various areas, as well as interaction in the CIS, CSTO, SCO and other multilateral institutions have proved effective.
I am sure we will continue to do all we can to promote fruitful cooperation between Russia and Tajikistan for the benefit of our two friendly peoples and in the interest of peace, security and stability in Central Asia.”