Uzbek delegation to visit France
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- A delegation of Uzbekistan headed by the Chairman of the Senate of Oliy Majlis Nigmatilla Yuldashev will visit France. It was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan.
From 10 to 11 November, the delegation of Uzbekistan will take part in celebrations in Paris on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
The main event will be held at the Arc de Triomphe on Sunday, 11 November. More than 120 distinguished guests, heads of many other states that participated in the First World War, leaders of the UN and European organizations were invited to it.
Leaders will give honors to the dead, will visit the eternal flame at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The President of France will address the participants of the ceremony.
On the same day, the Paris Peace Forum will open, which will work on proposals to reduce international tensions. Meetings with the participation of leaders of a number of states and non-governmental organizations will be held at the Grand-Al exhibition center in the metropolitan park La Vilette.