The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev expressed sincere condolences to the President of Ethiopia Sahle-Work Zewde and UN Secretary-General António Guterres in connection with death of passengers, including 19 United Nations staff members, and crewmembers of the aircraft, crashed on 10 March after taking off from Addis Ababa.
An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max-8 plane has crashed shortly after take-off from Addis Ababa, killing all on board.
Soviet and Russian actor Vladimir Etush died in Moscow at the 97 year of life. This was stated by the director of the Vakhtangov Theater, where the artist worked, Kirill Kroc.
Among the victims of a traffic accident in Kochubeev district of Stavropol Territory (Russia) there are no citizens of Uzbekistan, the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan said.
According to the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Russia, on 3 March 2019, a traffic accident occurred in Moscow, which resulted in the death of a citizen of our country Sardorbek Gafurov (04.10.1986), native of Namangan.
Pakistan’s air force shot down two Indian warplanes after they crossed the boundary between the two nuclear-armed rivals in the disputed territory of Kashmir on Wednesday and captured one Indian pilot, a military spokesman said.
The economies of Central Asia must significantly increase financial protection against natural disasters and consolidate efforts to effectively manage disaster risks, said experts at a Regional Forum on Disaster Risk Financing in Almaty today.
The 2019 Academy Awards took place on Sunday, February 24. The awards had no host after Kevin Hart stepped down, leading to the first host-free Oscars ceremony since 1989.
The first meeting of the Caucus on Uzbekistan in the US Congress was held at the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Washington, which resumed its activity after the parliamentary elections in the United States in November 2018.