Mohammad Ashraf Ghani President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov President of Turkmenistan officially inaugurated Imamnazar – Aqina International Railway of Asia on 28th November 2016.
Speaking at the opening ceremony, President Ghani thanked Turkmenistan for its support in promoting stability in his country. He said Turkmenistan had given “the gift of trust in the future of Afghanistan”.
The opening of the railway is an important step in strengthening relations between the two brotherly nations, and in promoting regional economic co-operation in Asia.
Presidents of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and Turkmenistan stressed that the railway is intended to expand trade relations and development cooperation between the two countries.