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China, Turkmenistan lift bilateral ties to strategic partnership

Updated: 2013-09-03 22:09
( Xinhua)

ASHKHABAD - Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Turkmenian counterpart, Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov, signed a joint declaration here Tuesday to lift bilateral ties to strategic partnership.

The move marks a new phase in the development of China-Turkmenistan relations and heralds a broader prospect of bilateral cooperation.

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