The first phase of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan Railway Line was opened: Turkmenistan President Gurbangulu Berdimuhamedov, Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan Railway Line, the first stage of the 88 kilometer said they are pleased to put into service, the Great Silk Road is re-established, this line is not only for two countries , Asia, Europe and neighboring countries will support the growth said.
The first stage of the 88 kilometer of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan Railway Line was opened at the Imamnazar Border Gate with a ceremony hosted by Berdimuhamedov.
Berdimuhamedov, in his speech at the ceremony, emphasizing that the transport sector is a priority for sustainable development, the developing and changing world economy and regional economic integration process considering the transportation system should grow rapidly stated.
Berdimuhamedov stated that the new railway corridor will contribute to the economic and social development of Turkmenistan and other countries in the region and added, ül The Great Silk Road is being re-established. This line will support not only the two countries, but also the growth of Asia, Europe and neighboring countries. In addition to the economic integration of the states, they will serve to consolidate their friendship. Bütün
Berdimuhamedov, the inşa International Asian Railway Corridor abı as the line, between the borders of Turkmenistan Atamurat-Imamnazar between the 85 kilometer section and Afghanistan's Akina Border Gate, including the 3 kilometer section, covering the total length of the first 88 kilometers for the first stage was built, he said.
Berdimuhamedov pointed out that the main objective of transport policies is to evaluate the advantageous geographical position of the country and that they are happy to put into service the first phase of the corridor which will facilitate their integration into the global economic system.
”Long live Turkmenistan-Afghanistan friendship“
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani stressed that the new railway corridor will establish trade, dialogue and friendship among the countries of the region, he said: Today is a special and historic day. We closely monitor and appreciate the success and development of Turkmenistan, which is the closest country to Afghanistan. We would like to thank Turkmenistan for its leadership in the construction of the railway corridor, which will contribute to the development of our relations. Long live Turkmenistan-Afghanistan friendship.