The forth session of the emergencies ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states is being held in Aktau (administrative centre of western Kazakh Mangistau Region) today.
Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan went back to their ordinary routine of guarding their mutual border on Wednesday, after tightening border control on 26 May in reaction to acts of violence perpetrated by unidentified individuals in Khanabad and Andijan, Uzbek cities lying near the border, the Kyrgyz border guard said.
Russian Interior Minister Rashid Nurgaliyev praised cooperation with police departments of former Soviet republics in fighting car thefts.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received Saudi Arabian Minister of Finance and National Economy Ibrahim Bin-Abd-al-Aziz al-Assaf at Oqsaroy residence on 4 June.
Uzbekistan has put forward a number of principal terms of its participation in structures of the CSTO (Collective Security Treaty Organization) collective rapid reaction forces (CRRF), a high-ranking military and diplomatic source in Moscow told the Interfax military news agency today.
Saudi Arabian Minister of Finance and National Economy Ibrahim Bin-Abd-al-Aziz al-Assaf, who arrived in Uzbekistan, held talks at the Uzbek Finance Ministry on 4 June.
Kyrgyz and Uzbek border guards have agreed to resume normal passage of residents to border areas, the Kyrgyz Border Service’s press centre has said.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed an order on 3 June on creating a commission headed by Prosecutor general Rashitjon Kadyrov to hold the open court hearings of the criminal case launched on the terrorist acts in Andijan and Khanabad on 26 May.