Foreign Minister receives delegation of International Committee of the Red Cross
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- On 10 September 2019, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received a delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), headed by the director of the Regional Office for Operations in Europe and Central Asia, Martin Schupp.
The parties discussed the state and prospects of developing cooperation in a wide range of areas, in particular on the implementation of international humanitarian law, advanced training for law enforcement and defense officials, and improving emergency response mechanisms, including in the healthcare sector.
It was emphasized that Uzbekistan positively assesses the dynamics of development of relations with the ICRC. Last year, the parties solemnly celebrated the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Agreement between the Government of our country and the ICRC "On the status of the ICRC and its Regional Representation in Uzbekistan."
Other issues on the bilateral agenda were also discussed in the conversation.
The negotiations were attended by Jean-Jerome Casabyanka, Head of the ICRC Regional Office in Tashkent.