Shavkat Mirziyoyev yesterday hosted the visiting US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale, the presidential press service said in a statement.
The parties reportedly exchanged views on the ways for peaceful settlement of the Afghan crisis and Afghanistan’s active integration into regional processes. Topical aspects of bilateral relations and the international agenda were also touched upon.
The parties noted with satisfaction the intensification of contacts and joint projects in the trade, economic, investment, innovative, educational, cultural and humanitarian fields with the participation of leading American companies, banks and organizations,” the press service of the head of state said.
In addition, special attention was paid to supporting business initiatives following the first certified US trade mission to Uzbekistan in June this year.
Under Secretary of State David Hale reiterated the strong commitment of the United States to further advance strategic partnerships and comprehensive cooperation between the two countries.