As part of the official visit, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with the Supreme Spiritual Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei.
The President of Uzbekistan thanked for the warm welcome and sincere hospitality provided to Uzbekistan delegation in Iran.
During a friendly and open conversation, the parties paid special attention to developing and strengthening bilateral ties, discussing the planned measures to further deepen the comprehensive cooperation between Uzbekistan and Iran.
The cultural and historical commonality of the two peoples, achieved over many centuries, was emphasized.
The parties, noting with satisfaction the growing dynamics of contacts, emphasized the need for implementing promising joint projects and programs.
Practical steps were noted to enhance interaction in trade, innovation and high technology, investment, industrial cooperation, transport and communications, tourism, and cultural and humanitarian exchanges.
Views were exchanged on the current issues of the regional agenda.
The meeting was held in a warm and trusting atmosphere of constructive dialogue.