A trip to rare “Volga” and Alabai: how to meet Medvedev in Ashgabat

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Ashgabat hosted a meeting of the Council of heads of governments of the Commonwealth of independent States. For Dmitry Medvedev this morning began with a little road walking through the capital of Turkmenistan, reports “WORLD 24”.

Suddenly he was in the hotel personally drove the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. He was driving a rare “Volga” GAZ-21. After driving through the streets Medvedev and Berdimuhamedov headed to the presidential residence.

There was a brief conversation of the President of Turkmenistan and the Russian Prime Minister. And Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov gave Medvedev a puppy Alabai.

At home in Turkmenistan, the breed is considered a national treasure and the pride of the nation. The Russian Prime Minister gave the pedigree of his new pet. As a response gift for the Russian Prime Minister presented the Turkmen leader a rare edition of “Architectural monuments of Turkmenistan”.

The next meeting of the Council of heads of CIS governments will be held in late October in Moscow. This was announced by Executive Secretary of the CIS Sergey Lebedev.