Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan agree to simplify state border regime
Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Sept. 25 / Trend D. Azizov /
Heads of the Uzbek and Kyrgyz border departments agreed to bring about unhindered movement of Uzbek citizens through the Kholmien (Uzbekistan) - Joshuk (Kyrgyzstan) simplified border crossing points and the residents of the settlement through the Rishton (Uzbekistan) - Kaytpas (Kyrgyzstan) checkpoints, the State Border Protection Committee of the Uzbek National Security Service said today.
The parties discussed the current situation on the Uzbek-Kyrgyz state border, as well as the issue of preventing the checks and other provocative actions against residents of Sokha region while moving through the Vuadil - Kadamjay - Chashma road.
The parties also agreed to permit local residents of the Chunkara settlement (Uzbekistan) to travel in the direction of the Vuadil settlement.