Press releases & Statements

Statement for media

On April 4, 2017, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, with the support of the OSCE Center in Ashgabat, held a meeting on preparations for the 7th Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA VII) to be held in Ashgabat on November 14-15, 2017. Representatives of Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, China, Georgia, Iraq, Iran, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Uzbekistan and Italy attended the meeting. In particular, the meeting participants discus...

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Press Release

“Garlyk” mining and processing plant for the production of potassium fertilizers will be inagurated in Turkmenistan on March 31, 2017 Equipped with the most advanced technologies, this plant will become the flagship of the Turkmen chemical industry and the largest industrial-production complex in the Asian continent. The fact that its construction on one of the largest deposits of potassium salts in the world clearly indicates that Turkmenistan will obtain  one of the lead...

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Сообщение для СМИ

24 января таджикским информационным агентством «Авеста» было распространено сообщение заместителя начальника ГУП «Таджикская железная дорога» Усмона Каландарова, в соответствии с которым таджикская сторона обсуждает вопрос об открытии железнодорожного сообщения через Узбекистан в Россию в обход Туркменистана. В связи с этим Министерство иностранных дел Туркменистана выражает крайнее непонимание туркменской стороны подобного рода заявлениями официальных лиц Таджикистана....

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Press Release

In connection with the posted content on the official website of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC), the following is noted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. Company’s message has tendentious and biased nature, is considered by us as an attempt to mislead all of us, regarding to the debt repayment obligations of the Company to the Turkmen side. In particular, the statements about the alleged violations of the contract from  State Concern «Turkmeng...

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Press Release

In the last days contradictory information started to circulate in the mass media of Iran and other states concerning Turkmen-Iranian relations in the gas sphere.  Some of them allegedly state about “unexpected and inconsistent with bilateral agreement” termination of natural Turkmen gas supplies to Iran as of January 1st 2017.  On the contrary, in other publications it is noted that Iran has signed a five year contract with Turkmenistan on the supply of Turkmen gas. In th...

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PRESS RELEASE

Today, in accordance with the Order of the President of Turkmenistan, with the aim to provide priority assistance to the brotherly people of Afghanistan affected by the strong earthquake, it was sent a humanitarian convoy with building materials and food items. Immediately responded to the news of the disaster, Turkmenistan was the first to support the brotherly Afghan people. The convoy carrying humanitarian aid to be distributed among the affected regions of the province...

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PRESS RELEASE

As previously reported, the delegation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan paid a working visit to the Republic of Poland, where took part in the annual Human Dimension Meeting of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) in Warsaw. During the meeting they discussed issues of international cooperation in the human dimension, the development of democratic institutions, the fight against various forms of intolerance and discrimination, gender...

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