Diplomatic News

Turkmenistan elected to the structures of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOС)

Turkmenistan elected to the structures of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOС)

19 May 2019

On the 7th of May 2019, during the work of Organizational session of the United Nations Economic and Social Council, Turkmenistan was elected to its three important bodies: Executive Council of the World Food Programme for the period of 2020-2022, Commission on Population and Development for the period of 2020-2024 and Commission on Narcotic Drugs for the period of 2020-2023.   

The election of country to these structures became one more proof of growing reputation of Turkmenistan in... Read More

Presentation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov’s new book ‘The Horse: a symbol of loyalty and happiness’

Presentation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov’s new book ‘The Horse: a symbol of loyalty and happiness’

02 May 2019

The Mukam Palace of the State Cultural Center of Turkmenistan, the Military Officers’ Palace and the Public Organizations Center have hosted formal presentation events for a new book titled ‘The Horse: A Symbol of Loyalty and Happiness’ by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

The book, which came out just ahead of National Turkmen Horse Day, is a wonderful gift of the head of state to his fellow citizens and scores of Akhalteke horse lovers all over the world.

Cabinet members,... Read More

Pope Francis’ visit to the UAE

Pope Francis’ visit to the UAE

18 Mar 2019

Pope Francis visits the UAE for a landmark, three-day visit which took place from February 3 to 5. It was the first time a Pope has ever come to the UAE.

The visit coincides with the UAE’s celebration of the Year of Tolerance, which was declared by H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, president of the UAE in December 2018.

The Pope’s iconic visit to the UAE comes after an invitation was extended by Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, during his visit to the... Read More

Uzbekistan is on the way to discovering itself

Uzbekistan is on the way to discovering itself

17 Jan 2019

The Strategy of Action adopted in 2017 in the five priority directions of development of the Republic of Uzbekistan for 2017–2021 was the most important program document that determined the course of the state policy of the country in various fields for the medium term.

From the beginning of 2019, at the initiative of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sh. Mirziyoyev, the implementation of measures to further improve the procedure for the entry of foreign citizens into the... Read More

İlham Aliyev: Islamic World needs unity and solidarity

İlham Aliyev: Islamic World needs unity and solidarity

22 Dec 2018

Azerbaijan, with its century-old history and beautiful nature, summer and winter resorts, incredible cuisine and not the least, with special warmth of this Caucasian country’s people to Emiratis, is among the most desired destinations for UAE nationals.

Having gained its state independence in 1991, Azerbaijan faced all challenges, developed economy, signed contracts with leading world companies to explore its oil and gas reserves, and ultimately ranked a leader country in South... Read More

World Bicycle Day celebrated in Turkmenistan

World Bicycle Day celebrated in Turkmenistan

05 Jun 2018

On June 3, 2018 for the first time in many countries World Bicycle Day was celebrated. It was established by the Resolution of the General Assembly of the United Nations on the initiative of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

Early in the morning, many thousands of residents of the capital on bicycles gathered in a picturesque corner of the Turkmen capital - near the roundabout at the intersection of Kopetdag Avenue and Djulga Street, from where a magnificent... Read More

Azerbaijan Democratic Republic - 100th Anniversary

Azerbaijan Democratic Republic - 100th Anniversary

07 May 2018

By Dashgin Shikarov

 

The Revolution of 1917 led all parts of Russian Empire, including the southern one where Azerbaijan was situated to chaos and turbulence. This was followed by killings on ethnical identity, crimes, destruction of houses, architectural monuments, schools, hospitals, mosques. Most of major cities and towns turned into ruins.

This was the very time when people of Azerbaijan took the principled stand to own their State. On May 28, 1918, the Muslim... Read More

Remembering the Muslim World’s First Democracy

Remembering the Muslim World’s First Democracy

02 May 2018

by Dashgin Shikarov  “There is nothing more elastic and inconsistent than politics” Alimardanbey Topchubashov   History remembers many ingenious politicians and diplomats who, thanks to their skills and devotedness to the ideas of the Nation, left indelible imprint in the memory of the people. Alimardanbey Topchubashov, a prominent Azerbaijani politician, Foreign Minister and Speaker of the Parliament of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic was one of such figures. Descended from famous... Read More

A High-level Meeting on the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy in Central Asia was held in Ashgabat

A High-level Meeting on the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy in Central Asia was held in Ashgabat

02 May 2018

On April 30, 2018, in Ashgabat, the High-Level Meeting "Towards a Comprehensive Implementation of the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy in Central Asia" was held, and the third phase of a joint project supporting the Joint Action Plan for Central Asia (SAP) was launched.

The event was organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Regional Center for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia (UNRCCA), with the participation of the UN Under-Secretary... Read More

Putin Is Filling the Middle East Power Vacuum

Putin Is Filling the Middle East Power Vacuum

10 Oct 2017

Bloomberg, 3 October -- The Israelis and Turks, the Egyptians and Jordanians – they’re all beating a path to the Kremlin in the hope that Vladimir Putin, the new master of the Middle East, can secure their interests and fix their problems.

The latest in line is Saudi King Salman, who on Wednesday is due to become the first monarch of the oil-rich kingdom to visit Moscow. At the top of his agenda will be reining in Iran, a close Russian ally seen as a deadly foe by most Gulf Arab... Read More

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