The Afghan Foreign Ministry appointed Khan Wali Khan Basharmal, formerly deputy head of the presidential administration, as ambassador to Turkmenistan. Najibullah Alikhil, who was Afghan ambassador to Turkmenistan for about a year, was appointed head of the diplomatic mission in Pakistan.
The Afghan Foreign Ministry has rotated twelve ambassadors: to Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, the Russian Federation, etc.
Cooperation between Turkmenistan and Afghanistan is fruitfully expanding. Last week Memorandum signed in the capital of AfghanistanThe government has also approved the new program for the construction of the Afghan section of the TAPI gas pipeline, which regulates the issues of determining the territories and selecting contractors.