The Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs signed an agreement with the State Migration Service of Turkmenistan. This document provides for an operational exchange of migration data between the two countries' agencies. The signing will allow consolidation of efforts to combat illegal migration. This is reported by the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation.
The agreement was signed in the framework of the Turkmen-Russian business forum, which was held in Ashgabat on January 19-20, 2023. In accordance with the document, the parties will carry out a bilateral exchange of experience in improving and modernizing information systems. The parties will also exchange information on data banks and establish joint working groups.
The agreement on cooperation between the countries will be an important step toward strengthening the interagency legal framework in the sphere of combating illegal migration.