The Turkmen leader also expressed gratitude to his colleague for sending personal protective equipment to the country.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov sent a message to Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan on July 30. He thanked his colleague for sending medicines and personal protective equipment to the country. Berdimuhamedov marked that this support is a symbol of unbreakable friendship. It was reported by «Turkmenistan Today».
The Turkmen leader underlined that the world is currently facing the pandemic. According to him, novel coronavirus is a great threat for the entire humanity. In this regard, Berdimuhamedov noted Erdogan’s special contribution to supporting relations between the countries.
The President of Turkmenistan also added that the medical supplies sent by Turkey are a demonstration of a strong friendship between the states. Berdimuhamedov wished Erdogan and all the Turkish people well-being and prosperity.
It must be added that on May 24, as a part of telephone conversation the Presidents of Turkmenistan and Turkey discussed the fight against the new coronavirus infection. The emphasis was placed on the exchange of experience in healthcare.
To date, no cases of coronavirus infection are reported in Turkmenistan. It was announced by the head of the WHO mission Catherine Smallwood in the frame of a briefing in Ashgabat on July 15.