Video Call between the Counselor and Charge d’Affaires of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Ashgabat and the Mufti of Turkmenistan

Ashgabat – Mr. Ahmad Tariq Noorzadeh, Counselor and Charge d’Affaires of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Ashgabat, met with Mr. Hojagulyyev Yalkap Agamyradovich Mufti of Turkmenistan via video call.

In this meeting, Mr. Noorzadeh provided information on the Peace Negotiations, Afghanistan’s position in the Peace Process and the recent violence in Afghanistan.

The Grand Mufti of Turkmenistan offered his sympathies on the current situation in Afghanistan in which innocent people are being killed and injured.

He added: “According to verses of Holy book and Hadith (sayings of the Prophet PBUH), we have a duty to establish peace among Muslims.

“The Neighboring countries of Afghanistan and Turkmenistan have long-standing common religious, historical and cultural and there are many areas for expanding the cooperation.

In the end, both sides discussed the continuation of cooperation, especially between the Office of the Mufti of Turkmenistan and the Chairman of the Oluma Shura of Afghanistan.

11, November, 2020