Turkestan to become "cultural capital of Turkic world" in 2017
Our ancient city continues this mission after Azerbaijani Sheki.
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Turkestan was elected the "Cultural Capital of the Turkic World" in 2017. This decision was taken during the 34th meeting of the Standing Council of Ministers of Culture "TURKSOY" in Sheki, Kazpravda.kz reports with reference to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan.
"Culture and Tourism Minister Abulfaz Garayev conveyed the symbols of the Project "Cultural Capital of the Turkic world" to the representative of Kazakhstan", - stated in the press release.
The session also heard reports about the organization's work, financial statements and the plans for the next year.