On October 9, 2020 Turkmen diplomats held talks with R. Mitchell, Acting President of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC). The Turkmen side was represented by the deputy head of the Foreign Ministry B. Myatiev and the heads of the NOC.
The main topic of the meeting was of support for the Olympic movement in our country, the implementation of Olympic Solidarity programs.
As part of the partnership with the ANOC, Turkmenistan has been provided with funds, which, the Foreign Ministry noted, will be used to create optimal base for the preparation of athletes for the Olympic Games in Tokyo, scheduled for the summer of 2020.
R.Mitchell expressed support for Turkmenistan's strategy, which is aimed at sports achievements and active participation in the international movement. In turn, the Turkmen side thanked the ANOC and the IOC for their assistance in establishing ties at the international level.