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3rd May 2016 - Representatives from Turkmenistan and Saudi Arabia have signed a series of documents aimed at boosting bilateral cooperation in various spheres, during a three-day visit to Saudi Arabia by Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Senior officials from both countries signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of security, a memorandum of cooperation in the field of trade and industry, and a memorandum of understanding on political consultations between their respective Foreign Ministries. The visit by President Berdimuhamedov comes following a meeting between Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev and Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir in Astana late last month – the first official visit by a Saudi Foreign Minister to a Central Asian country since the fall of the Soviet Union. Read More

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