Kazakh President to pay official visit to Turkmenistan

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Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 12

By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev will pay an official visit to Turkmenistan in the fall, Kazinform reported.

It was announced within the meeting of Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov with his Turkmen counterpart and Deputy Chairman of Turkmen Cabinet of Ministers Rashid Meredov in Astana Aug. 12.

"The main issue is the high-quality preparation of the visit of Kazakh President to Turkmenistan this year, which will follow the successful visit of Turkmenistan's President held last year," Idrisov said.

During the visit, the presidents of the two countries will discuss the most important issues of bilateral cooperation, and first of all the development of trade-economic, transport and regional cooperation, as well as international and regional issues, Kazakh Foreign Ministry said.

"I am sure that this visit will be another important historical milestone in strengthening of friendship and cooperation between our two countries," Meredov said in turn.

Within the meeting of Erlan Idrissov and Rashid Meredov the Foreign Ministries of two countries signed a plan of cooperation for 2015 - 2016.

Edited by C.N.

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