On May 23, 2016, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China Wang Yi, who arrived in Uzbekistan with an official visit, reports the press service of Foreign Ministry of Uzbekistan.
During the conversation the sides exchanged views on topical issues of bilateral relations and prospects of their development.
Ministers discussed the draft program and agenda of the upcoming Uzbek-Chinese contacts at the highest level.
The parties confirmed their interest in the fruitful outcomes of Uzbekistan’s presidency in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in 2015-2016 and in successfully holding the jubilee Summit in Tashkent. The meeting of Foreign Ministers of the SCO Member States, which is being opened, should be an important step in preparation for the Summit.
Some international and regional issues were also discussed at the meeting.
The Ambassador of China Sun Lijie attended the talks.