Heads of defence departments of Russia and Turkmenistan discussed military cooperation and counterterrorism policy

Today, negotiations between the Russian Defence Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu and his counterpart from Turkmenistan Colonel General Yaylym Berdiev have been held in Ashkhabad.

Heads of defence departments discussed counterterrorism policy, military and technical cooperation.

According to the Russian Defence Minister, a wide range of issues of cooperation in fields of military education, military medicine and culture are to be discussed today.

General of the Army Sergei Shoigu also added that issues of military and technical cooperation with friendly Turkmenistan were to be discussed.