Acting Minister of Mines and Oil of the Taliban, Mohammad Isa Akhund, met in Kabul with the Ambassador of Turkmenistan, Khoja Ovezov . Deputy Minister of Information and Culture Zabiullah Mujahid announced this on October 27 on his Twitter. .
“During the conversation, various economic projects between the two countries were considered,” the official wrote. In particular, the parties discussed the implementation of the TAPI gas pipeline project.
The Foreign Ministry of Turkmenistan does not report the meeting.
On August 15, Taliban fighters entered Kabul without a fight and established full control within a few hours. over the Afghan capital.
On August 17, Mohammad Sohail Shahin, a spokesman for the Taliban's Qatari political office , said the movement was interested in building large projects - TAPI and railways.
September 29, acting Afghan Foreign Ministry Amir Khan Muttaki "in detail" discussed the construction of TAPI with the Turkmen ambassador.
Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan