The positive and constructive policy pursued by the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov during the period of prosperity of our sovereign state is fully supported by the states of the world and authoritative international organizations, taking into account the permanent neutrality of our country. The permanent legal status of Turkmenistan is the basis of the foreign policy of our state. The declaration of Turkmenistan «Turkmenistan — the Homeland of Neutrality» in 2020 is of great importance in further strengthening the global prestige of our country’s foreign policy. Today our peaceful humanitarian policy, aimed at the interests of the region and the peoples of the world, has become a unifying force for the continents. Under the wise leadership of the esteemed President, our country attaches great importance to further development of international co-operation, adhering to the principles of neutrality. This is fully evidenced by our close trade and economic relations with the countries of the world today.
The initiatives of our Hero Arkadag, aimed at strengthening international peace, prosperity and trust at the regional, continental and global levels, were presented at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly by member states of the organization Declaration of «2021 — International Year of Peace and Trust» United Nations recognized as a strategic partner of the Foreign Policy Concept of Neutral Turkmenistan for 2017-2023, which is one of the main laws that determine the foreign policy trend of our country. Our country’s co-operation with the UNO, which is one of the most prestigious organizations in the world and has major international powers to ensure international peace and prosperity, dates back to the first years of the country’s independence. Over the years of co-operation with this organization, in particular, the steps taken from the first days of our esteemed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov were of great importance for strengthening peace and mutual trust throughout the world.