The second issue of the scientific-practical magazine "Foreign policy and diplomacy of Turkmenistan" for the second quarter of 2016, has been published by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.
The magazine opens with the information about the official visit of President of Turkmenistan to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Next in chronological order of the monitoring period provides information on the top-level meetings held by the President of Turkmenistan with the top leadership of the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Uzbekistan, People's Republic of China and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. A special place is allocated to the historic speech of the Leader of the nation at the summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov, who visited Turkmenistan on a working visit, gave an interview for the magazine "Foreign Policy and Diplomacy of Turkmenistan", addressed to the readers and the wider international community. In addition, the magazine published an interview with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Turkmenistan. Also in this category posted an article of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Turkmenistan.
The authors of these materials tell about the development of mutually beneficial cooperation with Turkmenistan in the political, diplomatic, trade-economic and cultural-humanitarian spheres, and expressed confidence that this cooperation will continue to develop, both in bilateral and multilateral formats.
The materials dedicated to the Constitution of Turkmenistan, transport, environmental and multilateral diplomacy of Turkmenistan, to the issues of regional security, national heritage, the history of diplomacy and other topics attract great interest of the readers.
Under the heading "Chronicle of diplomatic life", as always, there are overviews of representative meetings and important events of an international character held in the second quarter of 2016, both in the country and abroad.