Vladimir Putin held a meeting with President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov on the sidelines of the 6th Caspian Summit.
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Earlier, the President of Russia also had a conversation with Speaker of the People’s Council of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The former president celebrates his 65th birthday on June 29. Vladimir Putin wished Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov a happy birthday and presented him with a sculpture called “The Returning Rider,” a chess set made by Zlatoust craftsmen, and two handmade sabres.