Uzbekistan, Russia to mull military co-op
Baku, Azerbaijan, May 22
By Fikret Dolukhanov – Trend:
Russian Defense Minister, Army General Sergey Shoygu arrived in Tashkent, where he will hold talks with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, as well as Defense Minister, Major General Abdusalom Azizov, said a message from Russian Defense Ministry.
“Defense Minister of the Russian Federation, Army General Sergey Shoygu arrived on an official visit to the Republic of Uzbekistan. In accordance with the program of the visit, the defense mister will hold a working meeting with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, as well as with Uzbek Defense Minister, Major General Abdusalom Azizov,” the press service said.
Reportedly, the parties will discuss problems of international and regional security, topical issues of bilateral military and technical cooperation.
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