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The United States Department of State has added Turkmenistan to its shortlist of especially worrying religious freedom offenders, calling the reclusive Central Asian nation a "Country of Particular Concern" for the first time.
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Tashkent, Uzbekistan, July 29 By Demir Azizov- Trend: The 10th meeting of the joint Uzbek-Turkmen commission on trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation will be held in Tashkent on July 31, a representative in the Uzbek government circles told Trend on July 29. The agenda of the commission will include the discussion of further ... (more)
OSCE efforts to implement United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540 on non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and their means of delivery was a focus at an OSCE-supported round table discussion that concluded in Ashgabat on July 25. The OSCE Center in Ashgabat, in close co-operation with the OSCE Conflict Prevention Center, ... (more)
President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov believes that the present generation of Turkmenistan has to erect a monument to the first President of the country, Saparmurat Niyazov.
The idea of linking Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Tajikistan by rail appears to have wheels once more, following reports earlier this year that the project was running short of steam.
"Turkmenistan and Slovenia are ready to cooperate in ensuring the global energy security," Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said after the negotiations with his Slovenian counterpart Borut Pahor.
Turkmenistan's TurkmenTelecom state telecommunications company and Slovenia's Iskratel, Telekomunikacijski sistemi, d.o.o., Kranj have signed a memorandum of understanding in Ashgabat, a message from the Turkmen government said on July 23. The signing ceremony took place during the official visit of Slovenian President Borut Pahor to Turkmenistan ... (more)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan received Ambassador of the Dominican Republic Frank Hans Dannenberg Castellanos , who arrived in Ashgabat on a working visit.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov received the President of Hirosaki University within the National University Corporation of Japan, Kei Sato on July 21. The Turkmen leader expressed hope that the visit of the Japan's university leader would give a powerful impetus to strengthening of international cooperation in the field of ... (more)
Turkmenistan and Slovenia held negotiations at high level and signed a package of intergovernmental agreements, a source close to the negotiations told Trend.
The Turkmenistan-Pakistan intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation plans to hold a meting in early August in Islamabad, a message from the Turkmen government said on July 21. The issues related to preparations for the meeting of the intergovernmental commission was discussed during the meeting with the outgoing ambassador of ... (more)
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