The tripartite summit meeting of Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan Heads of State was held in Ashgabat, the capital of Turkmenistan.
A triple summit meeting was held with the participation of Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Tajikistan President Imamali Rahman hosted by Turkmenistan President Gurbanguli Berdimuhamedov. At a meeting at the Spirit Pavilion in Ashgabat, the country's leaders agreed on the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan railway line project. The summit was also evaluated for the development of cooperation between countries in various fields.
After the trio summit, the leaders in the press release said the meeting was very important and efficient. Berdimuhamedov said the railway project is important in terms of both economic and social aspects. Berdimuhamedov stated that the economic development of Afghanistan will help, said they want to lay the foundation of this project in June.
Reminding that an agreement was signed between Turkmenistan and Afghanistan in 2011, Berdimuhamedov said that the feasibility studies of this project were terminated by experts. Pointing out that the project is difficult, Berdimuhamedov said that the project, which will start in Atamurat, Turkmenistan, will be built by Imamnazar border crossing and from there to the city of Akina in Afghanistan. Turkmen Leader indicated that the part of Turkmenistan is 85 and that Central Asia will join the railway line with Afghanistan.
- IMPORTANT PROJECT FOR AFGHANISTAN-
Speaking at a news conference, the Afghan leader Karzai said the project is extremely important for his country. Karzai stated that they would make efforts to implement this project in a safe manner and that they were ready to take part in all stages of the project.
President of Tajikistan Imamali Rahman said in his statement, 1990'li have been working on projects that will connect the Central Asian countries and Afghanistan for many years. Rahman, the railway line will be mobilized for the project and the relevant ministries will give more instructions to give more importance said.
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