President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov made a visit to the Republic of Korea during 24-26 February, UzA reported.
Timothy Buckley, political and economic adviser at the US embassy in Uzbekistan, has visited the Uzbek Interior Ministry. Col Alisher Sharafiddinov, a deputy Uzbek interior minister, met and held talks with the visitor. N. Qurbonov, a senior detective officer for especially important cases at the Interior Ministry’s main directorate for crime investigation and fighting terrorism, and others also attended the meeting.
Cooperation and friendship between Uzbekistan and South Korea is rapidly developing in all fields. A visit of a delegation led by the mayor of South Korean city of Yongin, Jung-suk Seo, to [eastern] Ferghana region is another example of developing social, economic and cultural cooperation between our countries.
A two-day meeting of the CIS member countries’ heads of border troops has ended on 26 February in Dushanbe, the Tajik state national security committee’s main directorate of border troops told the Khovar national news agency.
The Secretariat of the Collective Security Treaty Organization [CSTO] has developed a draft plan of collective actions by CSTO member states to implement the UN Global Counterterrorism Strategy, Interfax-AVN website reported.
Chairman of the Russian Central Election Commission Vladimir Churov on Tuesday handed identification cards of international observers to the head of the mission of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), the organisation’ Secretary General Bolat Nurgaliyev. The CEC chief noted that at the meeting with the leadership of the SCO mission the sides “will determine the format of interaction with the organisation’s observers.”
President of South Korea Lee Myung-bak held a summit talks on Tuesday, 26 February, with his counterpart from Uzbekistan, who all came to Seoul earlier this week to attend Lee’s inauguration ceremony, for discussions on strengthening bilateral relations.
Regional cooperation is a powerful instrument available for achieving accelerated economic growth and reducing poverty, a two-day UNDP-backed workshop said. The workshop said the regional states should determine common interest to boost regional collaboration.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov is on a visit to the Republic of Korea. On Monday, Islam Karimov participated in the ceremony of inauguration of the newly elected President of the Repubilc of Korea Lee Myung-bak.