The President of Uzbekistan welcomed the further expansion of cultural exchange with Azerbaijan

    On June 11, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the Minister of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan Adil Karimli, who is in Uzbekistan to hold Azerbaijani Culture Days.

    Adil Karimli conveyed the sincere greetings and good wishes of the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev, to the President of Uzbekistan.

    Issues of further enhancing the strategic partnership between Uzbekistan and Azerbaijan, including in the priority humanitarian sphere, were considered.

    The Leader of Uzbekistan noted with deep satisfaction the intensification of cultural exchange in recent years.

    Since the beginning of this year, the Days of Science and Culture of Uzbekistan, the exhibition and premiere of the national ballet “Lazgi” have been successfully held in Baku.

    As part of the Azerbaijani Culture Days, which began today, a book by the poet and thinker Muhammad Fuzuli was presented. Exhibitions, theater performances, and other events are also planned.

    The importance of continuing intensive dialogue, a rich program of cultural events based on the roadmap, and promoting joint initiatives and projects within the framework of international organizations such as UNESCO, TURKSOY, and ICESCO was emphasized.