On 9th July 2018, CGSS jointly organized an Interactive Session in collaboration with the Embassy of Turkmenistan, Islamabad on “Turkmenistan - Heart of the Great Silk Road“. The aim and focus of the session was to highlight and provide an opportunity for the participants to understand the importance of Turkmenistan as a pivotal part of the ancient Silk Route.
The Ambassador of Turkmenistan, His Excellency Atadjan Movlamov highlighted the progress and development of Turkmenistan and stated that the slogan, “Turkmenistan – Heart of the Great Silk Road”, reflects the concept of modern development of the country. The session was chaired by Major General Hafiz Masroor Ahmed, (Retd) – Vice President Center for Global & Strategic Studies. Other speakers of the session included:
1. Mr. Azat Satlykuliyev – Second Secretary, Embassy of Turkmenistan
2. Prof. Dr. Zulfiqar Qureshi – Founder and President of Society of Asian Civilizations Pakistan
3. Dr. Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan – Director/Head: Geopolitics/Economics Defence Journal, Regional Expert: Turkmenistan and Commonwealth of Independent States