Turkmenistan has released 126 Afghan Prisoners

Given the fraternal and good neighborly relations and on the arrival of Eid-ul-Fitr, H.E. Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov President of Turkmenistan has ordered the release of 126 Afghan Prisoners who have been held for various crimes.

The detainees were handed over to Afghan Border Officials in the Aqina and Torghundi ports on Monday in the presence of the representatives of the Afghanistan Embassy in Ashgabat and Consulate General of Afghanistan in Marry.

The Afghan foreign ministry has appreciated Turkmenistan’s good will, particularly pardoning the Afghan prisoners, and the country’s cooperation with Afghanistan.