On June 12, 2020, a half-yearly review meeting of the Turkmen-American political consultations took place through videoconferencing. 

The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan V.Hajiyev and the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Central Asia, Press and Public Diplomacy J.Henick participated to the meeting.

In the framework of the review, the parties discussed the current state of affairs and future development of bilateral partnership between Turkmenistan and the USA in different spheres, including the political, economic and humanitarian dimensions, as well as the collaboration on overcoming the socio-economic impacts of the pandemic. 

As is known, currently the effective partnership mechanisms have been established in the framework of political-diplomatic relations of two countries in bilateral format.  Besides, the parties actively cooperate in the format of multilateral collaboration C5+1, which was established by the countries of the Central Asia and the USA. 

During the discussion, the diplomats thoroughly considered the implementation of the previously attained agreements in the framework of Turkmen-American Business Council. Taking into consideration the current situation originated from coronavirus, the Turkmen side proposed to hold a business videoconference in participation of the executives of American companies and the heads of sectoral institutions of Turkmenistan in autumn of current year.