MOSCOW, October 13 (Itar-Tass) — State Duma speaker Sergei Naryshkin will take part in the CIS Forum of Creative and Scientific Intelligentsia due to take place in Ashgabat, the State Duma Committee for Relations with the Public and Interaction with Mass Media told Itar-Tass on Saturday.
Naryshkin will make an official visit to Turkmenistan on October 14-15. While in Ashgabat, the State Duma speaker will have meetings with President Gurbangurly Berdymukhamedov, Vice-Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov and parliament speaker Akzha Nurberdyyeva. “The meeting with the Turkmen parliament speaker will focus on stepping up cooperation between the parliaments of Russia and Turkmenistan,” the Duma committee said.
“Sergei Naryshkin will also take part in the 7th CIS Forum of Creative and Scientific Intelligentsia and read out a greetings message from Russian President Vladimir Putin,” the Duma committee said.