Turkey wants Turkmen gas in TANAP, says Energy Minister

Yildiz said that Turkey wants 5-6 cubic meters Turkmen natural gas to be included in the TANAP project, which was published in the official gazette on Tuesday.

Turkey wants Turkmen gas in TANAP, says Energy Minister

World Bulletin / News Desk

Turkey wants to incorporate 5-6 cubic meters Turkmen natural gas into TANAP project, said Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Taner Yildiz in Ashgabat on Wednesday.

Yildiz, who went to Ashgabat for the international Nowruz festival and was welcomed by his counterpart Yagsgeldi Kakayew in Ashgabat International Airport, mentioned about the energy cooperation between Turkey and Turkmenistan.

He stated that Europe seeks to vary its natural gas resources for supply and emphasized that it is in need to clarify how the Turkmen natural gas could be included within the TANAP project.

Yildiz said that Turkey wants 5-6 cubic meters Turkmen natural gas to be included in the TANAP project, which was published in the official gazette on Tuesday.

Nowruz message from "one nation two states"

Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow received Yildiz and emphasized the fact of "one nation, two states" for Turkey and Turkmenistan.

UNESCO and United Nations put worth to Nowruz and this is a big event, told Berdimuhamedow.

He added that Nowruz is an infusive festival of integrating peoples.

Yildiz observed Nowruz of Turkmen people and pointed out its integrating and embracing side. He said that Nowruz, which is the herald of brotherhood and peace, could
create opportunities for new cooperations between two countries.

 

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