Representatives International Organization of Turkic Culture (TURKSOY) in honor of the 25th anniversary of Turkmenistan's neutrality, performed an old Turkmen kushtdepdi dance. Dyusen Kaseinov, the head of TURKSOY, also delivered a congratulatory speech to the leadership of the Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan. During the talks in video format the parties discussed aspects of the cultural dialogue and the prospects for its further development. The participants of the event noted the importance of developing cultural interaction between peoples. The questions of popularization in culture of what has been achieved by different peoples throughout the history of their development were also discussed.
When the official meeting was over, artists from Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey and Uzbekistan addressed the Turkmen people with congratulatory speeches. Representatives of the Turkic-speaking regions of Russia - Tatarstan, Bashkortostan, and Moldova - Gagauzia also said their congratulations. They congratulated the brotherly people on the quarter-century anniversary of the Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan.
Together they organized the "Kushtdepdi" festival, which was also held in the online format. During the festival, artists from TURKSOY countries and regions performed an ancient Turkmen ritual dance called kushtdepdi. At the end of the musical and ethnographic marathon, the State Dance Ensemble of Turkmenistan delighted all those present with their performance.