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News Turkmenistan » Security: Commentary: U.S. Push Could Revive Turkmen Gas Hopes

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/commentary-turkmenistan-gas-hopes/28990352.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Partners in the Nabucco pipeline project tried, about a decade ago, to get 10 billion cubic meters per year (bcm/y) of gas from Turkmenistan to improve their own economic chances. However, Russia and Iran used excuses about environmental security (which ...

News Turkmenistan » Security: Ambassador: Turkmenistan - strategic partner of Belarus in Central Asia

News channel or source: https://www.azernews.az/region/125927.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Turkmenistan has become a reliable friend and strategic partner ... The OSCE is an effective instrument in ensuring peace, security and combating common threats on a global scale. "Our country is grateful for the support of the candidacy of the Republic ...

News Turkmenistan » Security: New deputy minister of internal affairs appointed in Turkmenistan

News channel or source: https://en.trend.az/casia/turkmenistan/2849734.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Ovezdurdy Khojanyyazov has been appointed as deputy minister of internal affairs of Turkmenistan, according to a decree by the country’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Meanwhile, the country’s State Security Council held a meeting last week.

News Turkmenistan » Security: Guterres highlights cooperation potential of Central Asia with Afghanistan

News channel or source: https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-asia/news/guterres-highlights-cooperation-potential-of-central-asia-with-afghanistan/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The heads of delegations of Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan, who spoke in the Security Council, confirmed the importance of economic assistance to Afghanistan while simultaneously addressing security issues in order to achieve long-term ...

News Turkmenistan » Security: Turkmenistan should open TAPI consortium membership to foreign companies

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096337419/Turkmenistan-should-open-TAPI-consortium-membership-to-foreign-companies
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project certainly represents a very positive development for infrastructure integration across South and Central Asia, as it would strengthen the energy security of both supplying ...

News Turkmenistan » Security: Experts: Belt and Road Initiative will embrace more cooperation in 2018

News channel or source: http://www.ecns.cn/voices/2018/01-23/289498.shtml
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

"Thanks to the initiative, Turkmenistan's natural gas now can be transported ... to world economics despite the complex geo-political environment and prominent security issues," said Luo Ying, general manager of China Shield Consulting.

News Turkmenistan » Security: Containing Russia, Again: An Adversary Attacked the United States—It’s Time to Respond

News channel or source: https://www.cfr.org/article/containing-russia-again-adversary-attacked-united-states-its-time-respond
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Growing domestic strife and diminishing trust in national institutions represent as great a threat to the United States as any traditional national security concern ... that avoid Russia (such as from Turkmenistan through Azerbaijan and Turkey to Europe).

News Turkmenistan » Security: UN Security Council makes secret visit to Afghanistan

News channel or source: https://www.thestatesman.com/world/un-security-council-makes-secret-visit-afghanistan-1502565272.html
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

The Security Council has concluded a secret fact-finding mission ... The officials also said they hoped projects like the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India Pipeline (TAPI) for transporting gas would be implemented rapidly. Council members met ...

News Turkmenistan » Security: United States and Kazakhstan: An Enhanced Strategic Partnership for the 21st Century

News channel or source: https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefings-statements/united-states-kazakhstan-enhanced-strategic-partnership-21st-century/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

The two leaders committed to address shared challenges in Central Asia through regional formats, such as the C5+1 dialogue (Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan ... as an elected member of the United Nations Security Council in 2017-2018. He praised Kazakhstan ...

News Turkmenistan » Security: The evolving terrorist threat to China’s Central Asia projects

News channel or source: https://globalriskinsights.com/2018/01/china-central-asia-serb-projects-terrorism-risk/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Starting from Xinjiang and crossing Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan, this corridor will link ... Among the problems that China will have to face, there are serious security challenges. Central Asia is an increasingly fertile ...