Uzbekistan, U.S. to discuss joint humanitarian issues
Uzbekistan, Tashkent, April 8 / Trend D.Azizov /
United States Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs, Mike Hammer will visit Uzbekistan this week, the country's media outlets reported on Monday with reference to the U.S. Department of State.
According to the report, during the visit Hammer will meet with government officials, journalists, civil society representatives and students. U.S. policy to support democratic institutions and other issues will be discussed.
Hammer, who will take part in the conference on transparency of government and media freedom, will hold meetings with the press secretaries of ministries and representatives of the parliament.
Prior to his arrival in Uzbekistan, Hammer will visit Tajikistan.