Abdulaziz Kamilov meets with the Vice President of the European Commission
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- On 25 November 2021, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov met with Vice-President of the European Commission Margaritis Schinas, who arrived in Tashkent on a visit.
According to the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan, during the conversation, the main directions of cooperation between Uzbekistan and the EU in areas of mutual interest were discussed.
The parties welcomed the fruitful results of the 16th meeting of the Cooperation Council "Republic of Uzbekistan - European Union" and the 17th ministerial meeting in the format "European Union - Central Asia", as well as bilateral negotiations held within the framework of these events.
An exchange of views took place on the schedule of upcoming contacts.
Special attention was paid to issues related to the negotiation process on the draft Agreement on expanded partnership and cooperation between Uzbekistan and the EU.
The progress in the implementation of joint regional programs and initiatives envisaged in the EU Strategy for Central Asia adopted in June 2019 was analyzed.
The meeting also discussed topical issues of the international and regional agenda.