Berdimuhamedov congratulates Mirziyoyev on re-election to the presidency

On October 25, a telephone conversation took place between President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev , the TDH state news agency reported .

Berdymukhamedov congratulated the head of the neighboring country on his election to the post of President of Uzbekistan.

The parties also discussed bilateral cooperation.

On the same day, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov sent congratulations to his colleague on the occasion of his victory in the presidential election.

"The voting results are evidence of the nationwide support for your far-sighted policy aimed at the prosperity of the country, the consistent growth of its authority in the international arena and the well-being of the brotherly people of Uzbekistan," the message of the head of Turkmenistan says .

The presidential elections in Uzbekistan were held on October 24. According to preliminary results of the CEC of Uzbekistan, 80.1% of voters voted for Shavkat Mirziyoyev.

On October 4-5, the official visit of the President of Turkmenistan to Uzbekistan took place. It was reported that over the past four years (the time when President Mirziyoyev was in power - ed. ), Mutual trade has tripled and exceeded $ 400 million. Since the beginning of this year, trade has increased by another 25%.

Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan