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Putin congratulated President of Uzbekistan on the day of birth

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin on the phone congratulated his Uzbek counterpart Shavkat Mirziyoyev, on the 63rd anniversary and wished him prosperity and success, said on Friday the press-service of the head of Uzbekistan.

Friday Mirzaeva 63 years.

Turkmenistan received WTO observer status

Turkmenistan received the status of observer in the world trade organization, said on Wednesday the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Republic.

"The twenty-second of July 2020 at the headquarters of the world trade organization in Geneva held a regular meeting of the WTO General Council, which examined the application of Turkmenistan for observer status in the organization," - said on the website of the Turkmen foreign Ministry.

Turkmenistan will introduce new restrictions

In Turkmenistan on Tuesday introduced a number of new restrictions in order to prevent infectious diseases, according to the Turkmen news website Orient.

"A number of new restrictions introduced in Turkmenistan on Tuesday for the prevention of infectious diseases", - stated in the message of the site.

In Turkmenistan temporarily shut down churches, mosques and Muslim shrines

In Turkmenistan temporarily closed mosques, churches and Muslim shrines of pilgrimage.

As reported RIA Novosti a source in the Turkmen Council for religious Affairs, "mosques, churches and Holy places of pilgrimage are closed as a preventive measure to counter the spread of infectious diseases."

The who assessed the health system in Turkmenistan in terms of COVID-19

The health care system of Turkmenistan is well prepared to respond to the coronavirus, said a senior officer at the CHS regional office for Europe of the world health organization (who), Dr Catherine Smallwood.

The delegation who arrived in Turkmenistan with a 10-day visit on Monday.

Who mission will evaluate the situation with coronavirus in Turkmenistan

The mission of the world health organization (who) in Turkmenistan at the invitation of the Turkmen government, will assess the situation COVID-19 in the country in the coming Wednesday, reports the Sunday of the Turkmen news website Orient.

"It is expected that the results of the who mission in Turkmenistan will be announced on Wednesday, July 15, during a briefing," - said in the message.

Putin congratulated the President of Turkmenistan's birthday

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin congratulated President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on his birthday by telephone, the parties reaffirmed their commitment to strengthening partnerships, the press service of the Kremlin.

"During the telephone conversation, the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin congratulated President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on his birthday", - said the press service.

The President of Turkmenistan will not be able to attend the Victory parade in Moscow

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in a phone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin said that will not be able to attend the Victory parade in Moscow, said on Friday the Turkmen TV.

According to the Turkmen leader, due to the fact that on June 29 he will be 63 years that is considered the age of the prophet Muhammad. Traditionally, the Turkmen people have this important event is celebrated in a family circle. But due to the quarantine measures, where everyone arriving into the country from abroad is a two-week withdrawal, currently, the visit to Russia is impossible.

The Russians in Turkmenistan will be able to vote on amendments to the Constitution

Russian citizens residing in Turkmenistan, will be able on 1 July to vote on the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation in Ashgabat and Turkmenbashi, according to the Russian Embassy in Turkmenistan.

"For the vote regarding approval of amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation on the territory of Turkmenistan will be formed polling stations in the cities of Ashgabat and Turkmenbashi, which will be opened on 1 July 2020 from 08:00 to 20:00", - reported on the website of the Embassy.

Turkmenistan has extended the cancellation of all international flights from COVID-19

The airline "Turkmen airlines" in connection with the pandemic coronavirus has extended the cancellation of all international flights for one month, until July 20, the official website of the airline.

"In pandemic coronavirus COVID-19 is extended to cancel all international flights until 20 July 2020 inclusive," the site says.