Russia appoints new ambassador to Turkmenistan

Politics Materials 10 May 2011 16:29 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, May 10/ Trend, V. Zhavoronkova /

President Dmitry Medvedev has appointed Alexander Blokhin as Russia's new ambassador to Turkmenistan.

Before the appointment, Blokhin served in several countries, including Azerbaijan, Belarus, Australia, and also served as the minister for federal affairs and nationalities.