Monday, 23, September, 2019

National

The First Deputy Chairman of the Senate Sodiq Safoev hosted the Special Envoy of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Knut Vollebaek Monday.

The U.S. military delegation led by Lt. Col. Brad Howle visited the headquarters of the Uzbekistan Air Defense Forces and the Air Force Monday, the Uzbek Ministry of Defense said.

The Georgian Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani will lead a delegation to Tashkent on September 10 to hold negotiations in the Senate, the Cabinet of Ministers and the Foreign Ministry, and to explore the ways to advance cooperation in the political, trade, economic, investment, scientific, technical, tourism, cultural and humanitarian and other fields.

Please note that the editorial staff of the Tashkent Times is going on vacation and that the company office will be closed from August 23 to September 10. We promise that we'll come back with fresh ideas and a new, positive attitude. We offer you our warmest greetings!

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 Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov today hosted French Ambassador Violaine Billette de Villemeur, who is ending her posting in Uzbekistan, the Foreign Ministry said.

Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov today hosted the visiting Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale, the Foreign Ministry said.

U.S. Embassy Tashkent is pleased to announce the visit of the Henhouse Prowlers bluegrass band, who will represent the United States this year at the Sharq Taronalari International Music Festival in Samarkand. 

The Russian pentathlon athletes Alexander Savkin and Alise Fakhrutdinova took up the Uzbek sport nationality, the Uzbekistan Federation of Modern Pentathlon said in a statement. The Executive Committee of the International Union of Modern Pentathlon (UIPM) has allowed the two athletes to represent Uzbekistan in international competitions.

The Uzbekistan Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov, on the sidelines of the meeting in the C5+1 format in Nur-Sultan, met with his Kazakh counterpart Beibut Atamkulov, the Uzbek Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday.