Erdogan says Turkmenistan may become TDT member at next Summit

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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# 15 December 2022 14:57 (UTC +04:00)

"During the Summit of Azerbaijan, Turkiye and Turkmenistan, the leaders agreed on further deepening cooperation in the Turkic world," said President of the Republic of Turkiye Recep Tayyip Erdogan in an interview with journalists while returning back from his Turkmenistan visit, APA's Istanbul bureau reports.

He noted that three countries agreed on strengthening relations within the framework of the Organization of Turkic States (OTS): "I give special importance to regularly hold Summit, which unites the three main countries that play a key role in the development of regional and global energy, transport and trade infrastructures".

Erdogan added that the process for full membership of Turkmenistan to OTS has already started and this can officially happen at the next Summit of the organization.