Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan signed 15 agreements, President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev said at a meeting with the head of the country Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.
According to him, the meeting and the talks held in an atmosphere of warmth and friendship. During the signing the Turkmen leader joked that more documents were signed only with China. "Just now, during the meeting in the extended format, President of Turkmenistan instructed that today or tomorrow the representative of the Turkmen party to go to Issyk-Kul oblast and picked a place to build a five star hotel. Let's go to straight the business," Almazbek Atambaev said.
As noted, the Kyrgyz Republic and Turkmenistan have the same roots, largely common history. "I think there will be common fraternal future. We feel warm attitude to Kyrgyzstan, helpfulness in energy, transport and other issues. We are mutually aimed at further deepening of relations -Almazbek Atambaev said. - In December I will come to the event to mark the 20th anniversary of Turkmenistan's neutrality, and the following year will come at your invitation for an official visit."
Among the signed documents there is an agreement between the governments of Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan on scientific and technical cooperation, cooperation in the field of education, cooperation between the Issyk-Kul region and the Balkan province of Turkmenistan, the Batken region and Akhal province, a plan of cooperation in the field of physical culture and sports, and others.