"We value the Turkmen people and consider them to be our closest neighbors, partners and fraternal people for us. All the time of independence, 25 years, all these years there has always been mutual understanding, there have been no outstanding issues between our countries, as we have built relations so far this is going on. We cooperate in foreign policy. We support Turkmenistan's initiatives at the international level. Turkmenistan supports our initiatives", the President of Kazakhstan stated.
The Head of State also noted that one of the major joint projects of Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan was the construction of a railway from Kazakhstan through Turkmenistan to Iran.
"Now it is the route of the Silk Road, this will be discussed on May 15 in Beijing during a big forum "One Belt - One Way". It is regarded as the most important route, and our task is to fill a large content and this is only one of the points. It is necessary to make your visit very important for bilateral relations in this complex turbulent time in the world economy and politics", N. Nazarbayev noted.
We remind that on February 12, 2017 Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov was reelected as the President of the republic for the third term. President Nursultan Nazarbayev congratulated G. Berdimuhamedov on his victory in the election of the President of Turkmenistan and invited him to pay a visit to Kazakhstan. This year, the countries celebrate the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations.
Photo by Bauyrzhan Zhuasbayev