The President of Russia completes his state visit to Uzbekistan

    Uzbekistan 28 May 2024 2260

    The fruitful Uzbekistan – Russia Summit has ended.

    During the state visit of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, at the invitation of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, several joint events took place.

    On May 26, the heads of state visited the New Uzbekistan complex together, where the Russian Leader laid a wreath at the Independence Monument.

    On May 27, high-level talks took place in contracted and expanded formats. During these talks, the Presidents thoroughly discussed the entire range of current issues on the bilateral agenda, heard reports from members of delegations on key areas, and exchanged views on international and regional issues.

    A Joint Statement of the Heads of State was signed, and intergovernmental and interdepartmental documents were exchanged.

    Accompanied by Shavkat Mirziyoyev, Vladimir Putin visited Victory Park, laid flowers at the Ode to Fortitude Monument, and got acquainted with the museum, telling about Uzbekistan’s contribution to the Victory in World War II.

    On the same day, the first meeting of the Council of Regions of the two countries was held under the chairmanship of the Presidents. At this meeting, priorities for further strengthening the interregional dialogue and filling it with new practical content were outlined.

    As the visit drew close, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev saw off President Vladimir Putin at Tashkent International Airport.