On December 18, 2012 there was held a meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov who arrived in Tashkent.
The sides discussed the implementation of the agreements set forth in the Declaration on the deepening of the strategic partnership between the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Russian Federation, adopted by the heads of the two countries in Tashkent in June 2012.
In practical terms the prospects of further development of cooperation in bilateral and multilateral formats, as well as major international and regional issues were discussed, reports MFA of Uzbekistan.
Following the talks, the sides signed a program of cooperation for 2013 between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Russian Federation.
The meeting was attended by the Ambassador of the Russian Federation Vladimir Tyurdenev.
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