Chinese FM to visit Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan, Tashkent, May 12 / Trend D.Azizov /
China's Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi will pay an official friendly visit to Uzbekistan May 20-22, upon his Uzbek Counterpart Vladimir Norov's invitation, the Chinese Embassy in Uzbekistan reported.
Jiechi will visit Uzbekistan in the run up to China's President Hu Jintao's upcoming Uzbekistan visit. Jintao will participate in the SCO member-states' leaders' meeting to be held in Tashkent in June.
During the visit, Jiechi will hold a meeting with Norov to mull the development of the Uzbek-Chinese relations and exchange views on important regional and international issues.
Jiechi also is expected to be received by President Islam Karimov. During the meeting Jiechi will convey President Jintao's good wishes and discuss issues of the Uzbek-Chinese relations that are of mutual interest.
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