Meeting of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and Luxembourg

On September 6, 2016 the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan had a meeting with the Minister for Foreign and European Affairs of Luxembourg, Mr. Jean Asselborn, who arrived in the Turkmen capital on a working visit.

During the meeting, a constructive dialogue on the development of political and diplomatic cooperation between Turkmenistan and Luxembourg through the development of effective forms of cooperation took place. In this context, the importance of expanding cooperation between the foreign ministries of the two countries was stressed. It was also noted the relevance of the further development of cooperation in the framework of international organizations, by supporting mutual initiatives.

Speaking of the parties' commitment to the expansion of friendly relations, which are built on trust and mutual respect, the parties emphasized the role of high-level visits, which serve as a solid foundation for a comprehensive and consistent development of bilateral ties. Regarding cultural and humanitarian cooperation, mutual interest has been noted in the further expansion of cooperation in the field of sports and tourism.

After the meeting, the ministers of the two countries signed the Air Service Agreement between the Government of Turkmenistan and the Government of Luxembourg.