On 29-30 January 2023, the delegation of the State Duma (the lower house of the Russian parliament) headed by Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin will pay a visit to Turkmenistan.
According to the press service of the State Duma, the delegation will have a meeting in the Parliament of Turkmenistan during the visit. Russian and Turkmen lawmakers will discuss new formats of inter-parliamentary cooperation for the development of bilateral relations.
On 2 November 2022, Vyacheslav Volodin met with the head of the Halk Maslahaty Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in Moscow.
During the meeting, the sides exchanged views on the issues of intensifying the inter-parliamentary dialogue. In particular, the initiative to form a parliamentary dimension of cooperation between the Caspian countries was considered.
They also discussed cooperation in the field of education, including the establishment of the Russian-Turkmen University in Ashgabat. ///nCa, 29 January 2023