The significant contribution of the head of Turkmenistan to the development and strengthening of interstate cooperation is noted in the congratulatory messages of the heads of a number of foreign countries on the occasion of the birthday of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. 

"In recent years, the trend of healthy and dynamic development of Chinese-Turkmen relations of strategic partnership has been maintained. Political mutual trust between our countries is being systematically strengthened, mutually beneficial cooperation is growing, and traditional friendship between our peoples is deepening," President XI Jinping said in his congratulatory message.

Noting that he pays great attention to the development of partnership between China and Turkmenistan, the leader of the PRC stressed: "I am ready to work with you to deepen cooperation on the joint construction of "one belt, one road", the consistent enrichment of the content of the Chinese-Turkmen relations of strategic partnership in the interests of our two countries and peoples."

The head of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko expressed his conviction that "the continuation of the traditionally trusting dialogue at the highest level between the Republic of Belarus and Turkmenistan will contribute to the strengthening and development of the entire complex of bilateral relations."

"I am convinced that our joint efforts aimed at realizing the significant potential of cooperation between Ukraine and Turkmenistan will serve as a reliable basis for further strengthening of bilateral relations in all areas of mutual interest," the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said.

The letter of the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev noted: "the significant achievements of Turkmenistan in all spheres of social and political life and socio-economic development, as well as the steady growth and strengthening of the country's authority in the international arena".

"Appreciate that, thanks to Your personal attention and comprehensive support, the Uzbek-Turkmen relations have gained a new momentum and reached the level of strategic partnership, – Mirziyoyev says. – I am sure that the activation and further strengthening of relations of friendship, good-neighbourliness and strategic partnership between fraternal Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan fully meets the fundamental interests of our countries and nations, as well as is an important factor in ensuring peace, security, stability and sustainable development of the entire Central Asian region”.

"The Kyrgyz Republic highly values the relations of friendship and cooperation with Turkmenistan. I would like to note with satisfaction Your personal and huge contribution in this, – emphasizes President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbay Jeenbekov. – I am confident that the Kyrgyz-Turkmen relations will continue to develop on a comprehensive and mutually beneficial basis for the benefit and prosperity of the two peoples."