Turkmenistan can consider Belarus as a friend and a reliable pillar in the center of Europe. Alexander Lukashenko and President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov are discussing cooperation between the two countries on March 30.
The Belarusian Head of State is now on an official visit to Ashgabat. A meeting ceremony was held before the one-on-one talks.
Partnership relations of the two countries long ago became strategic. Currently, Belarus and Turkmenistan cooperate in many areas. Over the past five years the two achieved a record turnover of $300 million.
Today, both countries are united by an ambitious joint project - the Garlyk mining and processing plant. Its implementation was difficult, however, Belarusian and Turkmen specialists have successfully completed the construction.
The sides are convinced that the combine will give a new direction in the development of the Turkmen land.
The visit of Alexander Lukashenko to Turkmenistan will be rich in various events. On March 30, a lot of events and meetings are planned.