Turkmenistan complains about human rights criticism

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Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow.

Turkmenistan complains about human rights criticism


For the first time in more than a decade, Turkmenistan is participating in a major human rights and democracy conference. But the outcome has not been positive.

As reported by EurasiaNet, an official delegation is attending the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting being held in Warsaw. The annual event, which is being hosted by the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) ends on October 2.

On September 30, Turkmenistan’s foreign ministry issued a press release to compl...


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