Today, President of Kyrgyzstan Sadyr Japarov arrived on a working visit to Turkmenistan, the press service of the head of the Kyrgyz state reported.
The plane of the President of Kyrgyzstan landed at the Turkmenbashi international airport, where he was met by the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan Charymurad Purchekov at the stepway.
The state flags of the Central Asian countries are hung on the flagpoles of the international airport, a carpet is laid out.
Within the framework of the working visit, Sadyr Japarov will take part in the Consultative Meeting of the Heads of State of Central Asia and will hold a number of bilateral talks with the presidents of the participating countries.
As previously reported, initially the third meeting of the heads of Central Asian countries was planned to be held last year in Kyrgyzstan, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, the meeting was postponed to 2021. In October last year, the President of Turkmenistan proposed holding a Consultative Meeting of the Heads of State of Central Asia in Turkmenistan.
The first summit of the heads of state of Central Asia was held in 2018 in Nur-Sultan, the second in 2019 in the capital of Uzbekistan.