President of Uzbekistan calls Russia a reliable strategic partner

11 November 2019

Uzbekistan is a supporter of the development of multilateral cooperation with the countries of Central Asia, as well as with Russia, which is a reliable strategic partner of the Republic, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev said in his greeting to the participants of the 10th Asian conference of the Valdai Discussion Club held in Samarkand.

"The Russian Federation is a reliable strategic partner of Uzbekistan. In recent years our relations are rapidly developing and being filled with new content. We in Uzbekistan are interested in making the most of the huge potential of Russian-Uzbek relations in trade, industrial cooperation, investment, innovation, and the implementation of major projects in other areas. We attach special importance to building up cultural and humanitarian cooperation, " TASS quotes the greeting of the Uzbek leader as saying.

Dozens of diplomats and scientists from Russia, Uzbekistan, Germany, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Tajikistan and other countries take part in the conference. Among the main topics of discussion are security problems, regional multilateral cooperation, the role and future of Central Asia in the modern world, etc.


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