Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Andrey Rudenko held a meeting on Wednesday with Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Russia Batyr Niyazliyev in Moscow.
According to the Russia’s Foreign Ministry, the diplomats discussed topical issues of bilateral cooperation and interaction within the framework of international structures.
Prior to this, Rudenko met the Turkmen Ambassador during his meeting with ambassadors from Central Asian states to the Russian Federation in October last year. The officials exchanged opinions on trade, economic, cultural and humanitarian ties between Russia and Central Asian states.
Currently, the Embassy of Turkmenistan in Moscow, the Consulate General of Turkmenistan in Kazan, and the country’s consulate in Astrahan, operate in the Russian Federation.