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The meeting of the State Security Council
4 Oct
The meeting of the State Security Council

On October 3, 2017, President of Turkmenistan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, General of the Army Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a meeting of the State security council, which summed up the work of military and law enforcement agencies for the first nine months of this year. The Chairman of the State Customs Service Y.Soegov, reported on the state of affairs in the customs authorities, as well as on the work done in 9 months, particularly, on measures taken to ensure inspection of goods crossing the border. The head of state noted that the expansion of international economic...

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President Vladimir Putin arrived in Turkmenistan on an official visit
3 Oct
President Vladimir Putin arrived in Turkmenistan on an official visit

On October 2, 2017, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin arrived in Turkmenistan on an official visit. The issues of bilateral relations, trade and economic cooperation, regional and international security, and the situation in Central Asia were discussed during Turkmen-Russian top-level talks. Then the talks continued in an expanded format, with the participation of official delegations of both countries. President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said that Ashgabat is ready for close cooperation with Moscow in matters of ensuring security in Central Asia, respects R...

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 Winners of the 5th Asian Games and their coaches were awarded valuable prizes
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Winners of the 5th Asian Games and their coaches were awarded valuable prizes

The President of Turkmenistan signed the Order, in accordance with which Turkmen athletes who became winners of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games and their coaches were awarded cars and large amounts of cash payments. In accordance with the Decree, issued by President Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov, the best sports instructors of the country were awarded the title “Honored Coach of Turkmenistan” for their services in developing and popularizing sports in Turkmenistan, special personal contribution to training athletes who performed successfully in the competitions of the Asian Indoor and...

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The closing ceremony of "Ashgabat 2017" Games
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The closing ceremony of "Ashgabat 2017" Games

"Ashgabat 2017" Games have come to the end. A colorful and exciting closing ceremony was held at the Olympic Stadium. It began with a parade of athletes. The official part of the ceremony, which was opened by the president of the Olympic Council of Asia Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah. "Accept my congratulations on the best ever held in the Asian indoor and martial arts! Today the Games are over, but our friendship and cooperation do not end there. Ashgabat! We'll see you again! Because we love you! " - he said. On behalf of the Olympic Council of Asia, the head of the organization expres...

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V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games opening ceremony takes place in Ashgabat
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V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games opening ceremony takes place in Ashgabat

The V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games were kick started in Ashgabat with an opening ceremony that was attended by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The opening ceremony marking the start of the Games was also attended by President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan; President of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani; President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev; President of the Republic of Moldova Igor Dodon; President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev; President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon; Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Valentina Matviyenko; P...

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   The flags of five countries participating in the Games are hoisted in the Olympic village
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The flags of five countries participating in the Games are hoisted in the Olympic village

The Olympic village hosted flag hoisting ceremony of five countries, which delegations have been already arrived in Turkmen capital for participation in V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games.  Celebration atmosphere was reigning again at the square with the flag posts this evening where the State Flag of Turkmenistan and the Flag of Asian Olympic Council were hoisted on the day before. Honoured guests were welcomed with music, artists performances and traditional snacks. Leaders of the Executive Committee of Ashgabat 2017 Games have greeted the participants.  After, the soldiers of the Guard...

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