Today in Ashgabat on the eve of the Constitution Day of Turkmenistan and the poetry of
Magtymguly, opened the twentieth conference of the Humanitarian Association of
Turkmens of the world. In the welcome message to its participants the President of
Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said: "We pay special attention to the
consoldation of the nation, expansion of multifaceted contacts with the Turkmens of the
world, strengthening of positions of our country in the international political, socio-
economic and cultural space as the most important directions of the state policy. To this
end, we develop friendly relations with the Turkmens of the world."
According to the President, "the government will continue to provide all possible
assistance to our dear brothers, so they can freely travel, study and work in our
According to the President, "the Association pays special attention to the development
of friendly relations in the fields of economy, culture, science and education, healthcare,
tourism, sports, entrepreneurship, and other activities, to study and promote our
material and cultural heritage".
Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov also noted that today the Association is one of the a
reputable international humanitarian organizations. It departments function in Russia,
USA, UK, China, Germany, France, Ukraine, Belarus, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan,
Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, India, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, UAE, Saudi Arabia.
"I am deeply convinced that our overseas brethren will always support initiatives of
Turkmenistan to ensure global peace, security and expanding international cooperation,
to hold sacred Motherland and to strengthen its authority, will make every effort in the
name of achieve these great goals", – underlined in the message of the Head of the