On December 8, the conference of medical and sanitary institutions “Cooperation of Member States of the Non-Aligned Movement on preparedness and response to emerging public health threats” will start in Ashgabat. President Serdar Berdimuhamedov addressed the participants of the conference, the Turkmenistan: Today National News Agency reported.
It is a sign of respect for the country that the conference is being held on the eve of the 28th anniversary of the adoption of the Resolution on permanent neutrality of Turkmenistan by the UN General Assembly, the President emphasised.
Serdar Berdimuhamedov expressed belief that the conference will be of great importance in coordinating efforts to further strengthen and boost cooperation among Member States of the Non-Aligned Movement that unites 120 countries of the world.
The President noted that Turkmenistan takes an active position in the international arena and attaches great importance to building up relations with international organisations and foreign countries in various fields.