Turkmenistan interested in cooperation with Saudi Arabia

Turkmenistan Materials 1 December 2011 19:36 (UTC +04:00)

Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, Dec. 1 / Trend H. Hasanov /

Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received Adviser to Interior Minister of Saudi Arabia Emir Mohammed bin Saad bin Khalid bin Mohammed Al-Saud in Ashgabat, the national TV channel Altin Asir said today.

Turkmenistan is interested in accelerating fruitful partnership in all key areas, including security issues, the message said.

Highlighting Saudi Arabia's willingness to expand long-term partnership, Mohammed Al-Saud expressed interest in establishing close contacts between the interior ministries of the two countries.

Saudi Arabia's Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Turkmenistan Khaled bin Faisal Al Hashr attended the meeting.

Ashgabat opened the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in 1997.