Mirziyoyev to attend opening ceremony of Uzbek Year in Kazakhstan

Uzbekistan Materials 12 March 2018 14:23 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, March 12

By Fikret Dolukhanov – Trend:

Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev will visit Kazakhstan this week, the Uzbek president's press secretary Aydos Ukibay said in a Facebook post.

Mirziyoyev and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev will attend an opening ceremony of the Uzbek Year in Kazakhstan.

The presidents will also attend concerts of national artists, Ukibay said.

A big Uzbek delegation of about 190 people, including representatives of the Culture Ministry, Arts Academy and the Khunarmand folk-art association, will participate in the opening ceremony. An arts and crafts exhibition is also planned to be held.