On December 8, 2022, a meeting was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan with the appointed Apostolic Nuncio in Turkmenistan, Archbishop Marek Solczynski, who arrived in Ashgabat on a working visit.
At the beginning of the meeting, Archbishop M. Solczynski presented copies of his credentials.
Then an exchange of views took place on issues of mutual interest. The Turkmen side expressed gratitude to the Apostolic Nuncio in Turkmenistan for participating in the events dedicated to the 27th anniversary of the Neutrality of Turkmenistan.
The parties noted the similarity of the positions of Turkmenistan and the Vatican in solving the main problems of modern international life. It was also emphasized that both countries are in favor of a peaceful, political and diplomatic solution to any issues and situations.
At the end of the meeting, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan V. Hajiyev congratulated the Apostolic Nuncio of the Vatican Archbishop M. Solczynski on his appointment, wished him success in this responsible post and expressed the readiness of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan to provide the necessary support in the implementation of his mission.