ASHGABAT, January 27. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov sent with two-day working visit to Ashgabat. Negotiations with the Turkmen party is scheduled for January 28, to this the Minister will take part in the opening ceremony of a new complex of buildings of the Russian diplomatic mission.
Diplomats of many countries have already moved outside the Kipchak Embassy is being built a new town. All the complexes built of white marble and decorated in the architectural style of the capital of Turkmenistan.
On Thursday, the Russian Minister during the meetings with the country’s leadership will discuss topical issues of bilateral relations, including trade, economic and humanitarian components.
As have informed in the Russian foreign Ministry, “it is envisaged a detailed exchange of views on the main topics of the international agenda, cooperation between the two States at the UN, in the framework of the Caspian “five”, as well as the CIS.” “Substantive attention will be paid to the situation in the Central Asian region taking into account the situation in Afghanistan, – noted the official representative of the guardian Maria Zakharova. – Will be affected by the problems of combating international terrorism in the middle East, the crisis in Ukraine.” The foreign Ministers of the two countries also will sign a cooperation Program between the foreign ministries for the current year.
In Moscow, noted that “I very much appreciate the cooperation with Turkmenistan in various fields and consider friendly, neutral Turkmenistan as a strategic partner.” “We presume that the visit will further strengthen our strategic partnership,” – said on Smolensk square.