Russian Foreign Minister to visit Uzbekistan


he Russian Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov will visit Uzbekistan on January 12-13, the spokeswoman to the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova said at a briefing yesterday, TASS said.

“The Minister will be received by the President of Uzbekistan, with the talks scheduled with the Uzbek Foreign Minister,” she said.

According to Zakharova, all aspects of bilateral political, trade, economic, cultural and humanitarian cooperation are expected to be addressed during the planned talks. ” special attention will be paid to the implementation of agreements reached on October 18, 2018, during the state visit of the Russian President to Uzbekistan, as well as the events planned for 2020″.

She noted that the foreign ministries of the two countries are planning to sign the cooperation program for 2020-2021.