150 days to go celebration hosted by Embassy of Turkmenistan in the UAE
20 April, 2017 (17:30)
Source: Embassy of Turkmenistan UAE
To mark 150 days to Ashgabat 2017, a cultural event took place in Dubai to celebrate the countdown to the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games.
Organised by the Embassy of Turkmenistan in the UAE, with the assistance of the Ministry of Culture and the State Sports Committee of Turkmenistan, the event included a gala concert with performances by the Galkynysh dance group and well known Turkmen singers Zuleykha Kakaeva and Atadjan Berdyev.
Guests included diplomatic dignitaries based in the UAE and representatives from EXPO 2020, Sports Federations and members of the Humanitarian Association of World Turkmens.
The event concluded with a sports demonstration from the national karate team of Turkmenistan, led by the President of the National Karate Federations Hangeldi Hodjaev.