Turkish Ambassador to Turkmenistan Highlights Strong Bilateral Relations at Press Conference

Turkish Ambassador to Turkmenistan Highlights Strong Bilateral Relations at Press Conference
Press conference at the residence of the Turkish Ambassador in Ashgabat, January 25, 2024, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

Ahmet Demirok, the newly appointed Turkish Ambassador to Turkmenistan, hosted a press conference on Thursday at the Turkish Ambassador's residence in Ashgabat. Representatives from both local and foreign media, operating in Turkmenistan, were in attendance.

Having served as an ambassador to Qatar and Eritrea, Demirok expressed his honor in representing Türkiye in Ashgabat. He highlighted the presentation of his credentials to President Serdar Berdimuhamedov on January 8, 2024, expressing gratitude for the warm welcome.

Ambassador Demirok underscored the significance of high-level visits between Turkmenistan and Türkiye, emphasizing the strengthened bonds in politics, economics, trade, and culture between the two nations.

In particular, he highlighted President Serdar Berdimuhamedov's inaugural official visit to Türkiye on October 25-26, 2023, and the subsequent Turkmen-Turkish Business Forum, emphasizing the bilateral agreements signed during the visit.

Acknowledging Türkiye as the first country to recognize Turkmenistan's independence and establish an embassy in Ashgabat, Ambassador Demirok affirmed Türkiye's support for Turkmenistan's status of permanent neutrality. He noted the successful involvement of Turkish companies in vital projects in Turkmenistan throughout its years of independence.

In conclusion, Ambassador Demirok pledged his utmost efforts to advance bilateral relations between the two countries in his role as the Turkish Ambassador to Ashgabat.

Following the press conference, journalists were treated to Turkish cuisine. Ambassador Demirok also took commemorative photos with press representatives.

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