Turkmen President Serdar Berdymukhamedov congratulated his Kazakh colleague Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on his convincing victory in the early presidential election. The congratulatory telegram was published today in the newspaper Neitralnyi Turkmenistan.
According to Berdymukhamedov, the choice made by the people of Kazakhstan once again demonstrates a broad understanding and support for the course of Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, which "is aimed at ensuring further socio-economic development of the country.
The head of state expressed his confidence that under Tokayev's leadership, Kazakhstan will achieve even greater success and continue to raise its profile in the international arena.
"We in Turkmenistan highly appreciate your personal contribution to the development of Turkmen-Kazakh relations and express confidence in the continuation of constructive dialogue and productive joint work to further build the entire range of bilateral ties for the benefit of our brotherly peoples," President Berdymukhamedov stressed in his message.
The President of Turkmenistan took the opportunity to wish his colleague good health, happiness and success in his responsible state activity, and to wish the people of Kazakhstan peace, well-being and prosperity.
Recall, early presidential elections were held in Kazakhstan on Sunday, November 20. The victory, with 81.31% of votes, was won by the current head of the republic Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.