At the Extraordinary Summit of the Turkic Council, Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov called the COVID-19 pandemic a serious challenge facing many countries. In this regard, the Leader of the Turkmen nation called for unity in the fight against this threat. He also stressed the importance of developing a common strategy to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
The President of Turkmenistan expressed the opinion that Turkic-speaking peoples need to support each other, show solidarity and humanism. According to Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, in the current circumstances it is important to approach issues very carefully, to show special responsibility and balance. He noted that only together, making joint efforts, it would be possible to successfully cope with the challenges that most countries are facing now.
The Turkmen leader thanked President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan for organizing the Summit. Thanks to this initiative, the heads of the six countries were able to discuss the most pressing issues of a global nature and affecting every state in the world without exception.