Lavrov: Russia appreciates the contribution of Turkmenistan to the work on the legal status of the Caspian sea

Lavrov: Russia appreciates the contribution of Turkmenistan to the work on the legal status of the Caspian sea


During the meeting of Sergey Lavrov with President of Turkmenistan were discussed in principle all the main directions of strategic partnership of countries.

ASHGABAT, 28 Jan. Moscow appreciates the active and constructive contribution of Ashgabat in the elaboration of a Convention on the legal status of the Caspian sea, said on Thursday the head of Russian foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov.

“We just had a very detailed conversation with President of Turkmenistan touched upon in principle all the main directions of our strategic partnership and political dialogue, and economic and investment ties, humanitarian cooperation, interaction in the international arena, the Caspian theme. Note that in these days in Ashgabat is an important meeting of our deputies for further elaboration of the agreements related to the preparation of the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian sea. We are very appreciative of active, interested and constructive role of Turkmenistan in this work,” Lavrov said during a meeting with foreign Minister of Turkmenistan Rashid meredova.