ISSUES OF TURKMEN-TAJIK COOPERATION WERE DISCUSSED IN THE MFA OF TURKMENISTAN
On October 9, 2019, the meeting of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan R.Meredov with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan S.Muhriddin was held in the MFA of Turkmenistan.
During the meeting, the parties discussed a number of issues related to Turkmen-Tajik ties in political, economic and cultural-humanitarian spheres. The importance of high-level visits which give strong impulse to the development of bilateral relations was noted. The head of the external policy agency of Tajikistan stressed the key role of Turkmenistan in maintaining peace, stability and security in the region.
The diplomats spoke about the efficiency of cooperation in the framework of international organizations and touched upon the issues of international agenda. The collaboration in the format of the Commonwealth of Independent States was discussed in detail. The parties expressed confidence in that the sessions of the Foreign Ministers’ Council and the Heads of States Council of the CIS countries to be held in Ashgabat will make a valuable input in further development of mutually beneficial cooperation between the countries.