The National Parliament of Turkmenistan approved the draft law "On Military Duty and Military Service", according to which the age limit for military service in Turkmenistan has been reduced from 30 to 27 years. The conscription age in Turkmenistan is determined at 18.
As the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports, the law also provides definitions of the Armed Forces and other military structures, as well as their powers and duties of heads of these bodies. The law defines the procedure for the conduct of military registration, training, conscription and military service, stay in reserve and other matters.
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