In recent years the relations between Russia and Uzbekistan have reached a high level and have followed a sustainable bilateral development pattern in almost all areas. The leaders of our countries set ambitious, but at the same time realistic and pragmatic objectives for the state institutions to enhance our strategic partnership and alliance. Regular summits and high-level meetings forward the process. They deal with topical bilateral and world politics issues and are aimed at finding joint solutions to the present-day problems.
An international human rights forum is getting underway in Beijing. The two-day conference focuses on the safety and development of human rights. Scholars from over 30 countries and international organizations are taking part in the event. Many participants are pointing out that some Western countries are using double standards on the human rights records of developing countries, CCTV reported.
More than 110 military aircraft from eight CIS states will take part in a large-scale command-and-staff exercise on April 22 led by the Joint Air Defense Force, a senior Russian military official said Monday.
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko appointed Igor Sokol as new Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Uzbekistan, BELTA reported.
Fikret Akcura has been appointed as new United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP representative in Pakistan, say sources.
The delegation of Ombudsman of Spain headed by the Defensor Del Pueblo Enrique Mugica Herzog, which is on a return visit in Uzbekistan, took part in the conference “Activity of Ombudsman in protection of human rights: experience of Spain and Uzbekistan” in Tashkent.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov is expected in Kazakhstan with an official visit on invitation of his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev, Uzbek president’s press service reported.
Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan held its regular session on 17 April. Speaker of the chamber Diloram Tashmuhamedova chaired the session, UzA reported.
Minister of Finance of Hungary JÃ¡nos Veres is visiting Uzbekistan. On 17 April, he held talks in a number of ministries and departments of the republic, UzA reported.
Ombudsman of Spain Enrique MÃºgica Herzog is continuing his visit to Uzbekistan. On 17 April, the Spanish Ombudsman met the Speaker of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan Diloram Tashmuhamedova, UzA reported.