News 9 may 2017

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Turkmenistan holds celebrations to mark the 72nd anniversary of Great Victory

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

In the early morning, numerous residents and guests of Ashgabat gathered at the “Halk Hakydasy” Memorial Complex to pay tribute to the memory of those who had fallen for the bright future of the present and future generations of all the peoples in the world. Young soldiers, valiant defenders of the native country, were standing shoulder to shoulder with veterans in the square in front of the Memorial.

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov had a bike ride and a horse walk

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Having left today for the morning warm-up together with his son and grandson, the Head of State once again showed that sport unites generations, inspires and recharges with positive emotions. After the warm up President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with his family have done a bike ride. The route ran in the vicinity of the capital, which in these spring days is dressed in a green outfit with splashes of bright wildflowers.


Heads of the states and prominent politicians congratulate President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on the Victory Day

The memory of this great feat summons to consolidate the friendship, develop partnership and comprehensive cooperation between Armenia and Turkmenistan for the sake of the people of our countries, - the letter of President of Armenia Serj Sargsyan highlights.


“May 9” painting by Mamed Mamedov opens celebration exposition in the Museum of Visual Arts

Tamara Glazunova,
photo by Yuri Shkurin

Mamed Mamedov expressed general rapture and happiness of the Victory, which united people in this moment regardless of their age and nationality. Variety of colours of the firework painted the evening sky and increased the atmosphere of the delight. Crowded square with banners and appeared in the shades of triumph and sincere emotions, love and goodness is a live embodiment of the celebration. One can hear the sounds of the brass band, tunes of accordion; people dance, laugh and congratulate each other…

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President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov congratulates compatriots on the Victory Day

During that severe time, Turkmen citizens stood up shoulder to shoulder with representatives of fraternal nations for the sake of happy life of future generations and freedom of the mankind. Our compatriots wrote glorious pages in the chronicle of the Great Victory, having displayed outstanding brave, heroism and dedication.