NEWS AND EVENTS
July 26, 2013
Meeting at the Oqsaroy -July 25
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov met at the Oqsaroy July 25 with Lloyd Austin, Commander of the Central Command of the United States.
Issues of bilateral nature, including the interaction aimed at providing for security and stability in the region, have been discussed during the meeting.
The head of our state noted expressly the constructive and progressive character of the Uzbek-American dialogue that has been facilitating a steady enhancement of ties across all spheres of shared interest.
While addressing the regional agenda, the parties to today’s talks exchanged views on prospects of peaceful resolution in Afghanistan.
General Austin expressed sincere gratitude to the President of Uzbekistan for a warm reception and the opportunity for an in-depth deliberation on the issues pressing for both sides. The American official stressed the interest of the US leadership in furthering the relations between our two nations.
(Source: Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan)