2017-01-05

Turkmen-Azerbaijani-Turkish summit expected soon

By Dzhumaguly Annayev

ANKARA -- A summit involving the leaders of Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan and Turkey is expected in a few months, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty's Turkmen service reported Wednesday (January 4), quoting the Turkish Foreign Ministry.

The three presidents were planning to meet in Ashgabat in late 2016, but that summit never occurred.

"Given the backdrop of the latest terrorist attacks in Istanbul and other Turkish cities, the fight against extremism could become the main topic at the summit," Ashgabat political scientist Shirguly Ballyyev told Caravanserai.

Do you like this article?

Ca mobile no 0

Comments

* Denotes Required Field
Captcha
Spotlight
2017-05-10 | Religion

Kazakhstanis voice concern over religious knowledge of country's imams

President Nazarbayev and society are calling on Islamic authorities to provide continuing education for imams and scholars.

Poll

Where do you think ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is hiding after fleeing Mosul?

View Results

Cnmi ca app icon

Caravanserai - Mobile App