Turkish President arrives in Turkmenistan

AIKABAT (CIHAN)- Turkish President Abdullah Gul arrived in Turkmen capital city of Ashgabat on Saturday.
Abdullah Gul, who is paying an official visit as a guest of Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov will also attend the Horse Festival ceremonies.

Plane of Turkish President landed at Ashgabat International Airport at Turkish local time 15:50. Gul was welcomed by Turkmenistan Foreign Minister Rashid Maradov at the airport.

After waiting for a while at VIP hall, Turkish president moved to his hotel. Gul’s official visit in Ashgabat will take start tomorrow.

Within the context of his official contacts, Turkish President will meet Turkmenistan President. After the meeting Gul will attend the horse festival ceremonies.

Gul will also receive Tatarstan President Rustam Minnihanov.