The official welcoming ceremony of President Moon Jae-in in Ashgabat

The official welcoming ceremony of President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in, who arrived in Turkmenistan on the state visit, took place in Ashgabat.

In the morning, the cortege of the distinguished guest, accompanied by the motorcycle escort of honour, headed to the Square of Independence. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov cordially welcomed the President of Korea and the leaders of the two states headed to the podium.

The commander of the Guard of Honour reported to the President of Turkmenistan and the State anthems of the two countries were performed. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President of Korea Moon Jae-in walked past the Guard of Honour.

The members of the official delegation of Turkmenistan as well as the leaders of the diplomatic corps accredited in our country were introduced to the President of Korea. In turn, President Moon Jae-in introduced the members of the government delegation of his country to the President of Turkmenistan.

The motor cortege of the leaders of Turkmenistan and Korea headed to the Oguzhan Presidential Palace Complex.

After the official photographing ceremony, the President of Turkmenistan and the President of Korea held the one-on-one top-level talks.

Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper