The strategic partnership agreement between Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation has entered into legal force.
On the eve of the Fifth Caspian summit on August 11, 2018 in Aktau, an exchange of instruments of ratification of the Treaty between Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation on strategic partnership was held, signed during the official visit of Vladimir Putin to Turkmenistan on October 2, 2017.
The corresponding Protocol on the exchange of these Certificates was signed by Deputy Prime Minister, foreign Minister of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov and Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
This document was ratified by the relevant acts of the Mejlis of Turkmenistan and the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
The long-term and stable relations of the strategic partnership between the two States are aimed at promoting cooperation between Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation in all directions.
The said Treaty, in accordance with its provisions, shall enter into force on the date of exchange of instruments of ratification, i.e. on 11 August 2018.