Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President-elect of the country Serdar Berdimuhamedov held a series of phone talks with Heads of State and Government of numerous countries on Tuesday, the official media of Turkmenistan reports.
During the phone talks, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sadyr Japarov, President of Kazakhstan Kassym Zhomart Tokayev, Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, President of Pakistan Arif Alvi congratulated the Turkmen Leader with a successful holding of the presidential elections.
The Heads of State and Government also congratulated the President-elect of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov on his confident victory in the elections and wished him health and success in his noble work for the benefit of the country and people.
In addition, congratulatory letters addressed to Serdar Berdimuhamedov were sent by President of Russia Vladimir Putin, President of China Xi Jinping, President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sadyr Japarov and the Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin.
In their congratulatory letters, Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Kyrgyzystan’s Sadyr Japarov invited Serdar Berdimuhamedov to pay an official visit to the countries they head at any convenient time.
Early presidential elections were held in Turkmenistan on March 12. Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers Serdar Berdimuhamedov won a landslide victory, gaining 72.97% of the votes.