Ashgabat, Dushanbe sign package of inter-governmental documents

Photo: Ashgabat, Dushanbe sign package of inter-governmental documents / Turkmenistan

Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, May 6

By Huseyn Hasanov- Trend:

The Turkmen and Tajik governments signed a package of agreements after high-level and expanded meetings on May 5, a source close to the negotiations told Trend on May 5.

Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov is on an official visit to Dushanbe on May 5-6. The documents were signed in the field of transport, tourism, and education; economic cooperation program for 2014-2016 between the foreign ministries of the two countries as part of his visit.

President Berdimuhamedov and President Rahmon signed a joint communique.

The source also said that the implementation of the Tajikistan-Afghanistan-Turkmenistan (TAT) railway construction project, which started in 2013, was discussed during the talks.

They exchanged views on regional and international issues, including the situation in Afghanistan.

Translated by NH
Edited by CN

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