Ambassador: Turkmenistan - one of strategic partners of Belarus Political and military events
Turkmenistan is one of the strategic partners of Belarus, Trend reports referring to the interview of the TV channel "Turkmenistan" with the Ambassador of Belarus Oleg Tabanyukhov.
The envoy noted that January marks some significant dates: the 26th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Belarus and Turkmenistan on Jan. 21 and the 100th anniversary of the Belarusian diplomatic service on Jan. 22.
"Our stands on topical issues of international politics coincide and we firmly rely on the support of each other in the realization of our strategic foreign policy priorities," Tabanyukhov said.
More than 130 bilateral documents have been signed and are being implemented between the countries, constituting the contractual and legal base of multifaceted cooperation.
Belarus mainly supplies high value-added goods to Turkmenistan: trucks, special-purpose vehicles, tractors, road-building equipment, medicinal preparations, woodworking products, and agricultural products.
There is also bilateral cooperation in the field of education. In total, over 9,000 Turkmen citizens study at Belarusian educational institutions.