Wednesday, 25 January 2022, Erfurt, Free State of Thuringia: Premier Bodo Ramelow received for his inaugural visit, to the only federal state ruled by the Left Party, the Ambassador of the Republic of Tajikistan, H.E. Dr. Imomudin Sattorov, at the State Chancellery.
The visit served for the two dignitaries to become acquainted to each other, and identifying areas wherein to intensify the bilateral relations between Thuringia and Tajikistan.
Dr. Sattorov serves in the capacity as Tajik ambassador in Germany since Thursday, 17 February 2022, when he presented his credentials to German Federal President Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier. He is also non-resident head of mission to the Czech Republic and Poland. Ambassador Sattorov is no stranger to Germany, and as a matter of fact, he already led the Tajik embassy in Berlin between 2007 and 2014. His first two diplomatic positions were likewise spent in Germany between 1995 and 2003. Subsequently he switched to the private sector, and served in the capacity as Deputy Chairman of the office of Orienbank in Frankfurt am Main.
Previous to his arrival in Germany, Dr. Sattorov was his country’s ambassador in the Russian Federation with a concurrency to Armenia between 2014 and 2021.
Ambassador Sattorov holds degrees from Lomonosov Moscow State University as well as the Rhenish Friedrich Wilhelm University of Bonn. He speaks fluent Tajik (Farsi), English, Russian and German.
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Government of the Free State of Thuringia: https://www.staatskanzlei-thueringen.de/medienservice/veranstaltungsberichte/detailseite/ministerpraesident-bodo-ramelow-675a78136f