On November 30, 2019, Ashgabat hosted sports competitions in chess and badminton between diplomats of diplomatic missions and representative offices of international organizations accredited in the country and employees of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, dedicated to the International Day of Neutrality.
According to the results of the chess tournament held at the Ashgabat specialized chess school, representatives of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Turkmenistan won 1st and 2nd places, and employees of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country won the 3rd place.
In badminton competitions held at the sports complex of the Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, diplomats from the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan won first place, Embassy of the People’s Republic of China took second place and Embassy of the Russian Federation third place.
All the athletes who won the top places were awarded diplomas and memorable gifts of the Ministry of Sports and Youth Policy of Turkmenistan.
Sports competitions dedicated to the International Day of Neutrality continue.