The peoples of our countries withstood the terrible trials shouldertoshoulder and made their invaluable contribution to the achievement of Victory. Their heroic feat is a vivid example of valor, patriotism and selfless service to the Homeland.
Today we bow our heads to the blessed memory of those who defended peace and freedom at the cost of their lives. We deeply appreciate and respect our veterans for their courage, bravery and heroism in the battlefields and on the home front. A lasting memory of their glorious feat will be forever cherished in our hearts.
I trust that we will work together towards further comprehensive strengthening of the Uzbek � Turkmen relations of trust and strategic partnership for the benefit of our countries and peoples, in the name of lasting peace and sustainable development.
Esteemed Gurbanguly Myalikgulyyevich, I extend to you my wishes for good health, wellbeing and success, and for prosperity and progress of the brotherly people of Turkmenistan, states the congratulatory letter from the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper