The President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has arrived in Baku on an official visit. He was welcomed in a ceremony at the presidential palace by Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev.
Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan are both Caspian littoral countries. The two countries are currently exploring ways in which they can increase their co-operation, especially through the use of Azerbaijani infrastructure for the transportation of Turkmen energy resources to Europe.
photo: The president of Turkmenistan arrivwed on an official visit in Baku on 11 March 2020 (picture courtesy of the press service of the president of Azerbaijan)
More than 3500 military personnel from the Russian Southern Military District are taking part in the tactical exercises and about 800 units of weapons and military equipment are involved