Orient – Turkmen leader Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud held a telephone conversation on Saturday, having discussed cooperation and pandemic counteraction.
The President of Turkmenistan wished the soonest recovery to the 84-year-old king who has recently been operated for gall bladder removal. Interlocutors exchanged congratulations on the Muslim holiday of sacrifice – Kurban Bayram, having underlined its consolidating role.
Berdimuhamedov gave a high appreciation of relations between Turkmenistan and Saudi Arabia, having thanked Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud for his personal contribution to the development of partnership.
The fighting against the coronavirus pandemic, which has caused crisis in world economy, became one of the topics of conversation. The joining of efforts of all countries and search for effective methods of prevention of this disease should bring success in the solution of this vital problem, Berdimuhamedov said.