Uzbek TV broadcast an unscheduled programme entitled "Johillik Kasofati" (Curse of Ignorance) on 21 January. The programme focused on unlawful actions committed by Uzbek dissident poet Yusuf Jumayev and his son Mashrab Jumayev. The poet is accused of knocking down police officers in his home region in December 2007.
The first session of the coordination council of heads of the law enforcement bodies of the Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO) handling issues relating to the fight against illegal migration will be held on 23 January in Moscow.
Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia Datuk Seri Najib Razak receiving a traditional gold-embroidered Uzbekistan robe known as a Zarchapon, which comes complete with a ’Doppi’ (hard linen skullcap) from his Uzbek counterpart Svetlana Inamova yesterday.
US Admiral William Fallon plans to visit Uzbekistan soon, he said on Tuesday, in what would be the first high-level attempt to mend ties since relations broke off in 2005, Reuters reported.
Head of the Belarusian state Alexander Lukashenko congratulated President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on the 15th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between the two countries, BelTA learnt from the presidential press service.
Deputy Prime Minister Chairperson Women Committee,Senator Svetlana Inamova di majlis The Expert Group Meeting On Women’s Participation In Decision Making Of The Organisation Of The Islamic Conference (OIC).Gambar Abdullah Yusof When Republic of Uzbekistan Deputy Prime Minister and Senator Svetlana T. Inamova came to Kuala Lumpur for the Expert Group Meeting on Women in Decision-making of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) Countries yesterday, The New Straits Times spoke to her about women’s participation in Islamic countries.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov’s inauguration, for another seven-year period, is taking place at a time of unprecedented development of this country’s business relations with Russia, the ITAR-TASS news agency has learned from Yuriy Shafranik, the chairman of Russia’s Oil and Gas Producers Union and co-chairman of the Russian-Uzbek Business Council today.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov met the European Union’s (EU) special representative for Central Asia, Pierre Morel, who is on a visit to Uzbekistan, on 17 January.