Russia is ready to cooperate with the United States on Afghanistan and help with the transit of non-military supplies, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said on Friday.
President of the Russian Federation Dmitriy Medvedev, accompanied by the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, visited the University of World Economy and Diplomacy in Tashkent.
The Tashkent talks between the presidents of Uzbekistan and Russia with participation of the official delegations of the two states completed with signing of bilateral documents, UzA reported.
The President of Russia Dmitriy Medvedev, accompanied by the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, visited the Mustaqillik (Independence) square in Tashkent.
Russia and Uzbekistan must work more closely together, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said on Friday on a visit to Uzbekistan.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev believes that Russia and Uzbekistan should intensify cooperation to build up security in Central Asia, broaden trade-economic cooperation and strengthen interaction in overcoming the world financial and economic crisis.
Negotiations of the Uzbek President Islam Karimov and Russian President Dmitriy Medvedev with the participation of official delegations of Uzbekistan and Russia ended at Oqsaroy residence.
Members of the "Uzbekistan-Japan" Friendship Association summed up the results of 2008 and evaluated the performance of the Association and the prospects of cooperation between Uzbekistan and Japan in 2009. The meeting was held in Tokyo.