On September 15, 2020, a telephone conversation took place between President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation Rustam Minnikhanov.
At the beginning of the conversation, welcoming the head of the largest region of Russia, the Turkmen leader congratulated him on his convincing victory in the elections and re-election to the post of the head of Tatarstan, noting that this is evidence of high confidence and support for the course he is pursuing aimed at ensuring social and political stability and social-economic growth in the republic.
Wishing President Rustam Minnikhanov further success in his responsible activities, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov also conveyed warm greetings to the first President, and now the State Adviser of the Republic of Tatarstan, Mintimer Shaimiev, who made a significant contribution to the development of Turkmen-Tatarstan relations.
Thanking for the kind words, President Rustam Minnikhanov emphasized the invariably friendly nature of relations with Turkmenistan, which are filled with new content from year to year.
In continuation of the telephone conversation, it was especially noted that thanks to the policy of strategic partnership consistently pursued by the leadership of Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation, bilateral interaction at the regional level is also successfully developing.
During the conversation, it was noted that in the agenda of the multifaceted Turkmen-Tatarstan dialogue, a special place is occupied by trade and economic partnership, which has recently been given a good impetus.
At the same time, fruitful cultural and humanitarian contacts have been established, including in the fields of science and education, where a rich experience of interaction has been accumulated and there are long-standing good traditions.
At the end of the telephone conversation, the interlocutors wished each other good health and success in responsible state activities, and the peoples of Turkmenistan and Tatarstan - peace, well-being and prosperity.