The Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) is planning to create a large military contingent comprising units and formations of several Central Asian states, the head of the post-Soviet security group said Monday , RIA Novosti reported.
The administrations of Uzbekistan’s Tashkent Region and Kazakhstan’s South Kazakhstan Region (SKR) have signed a protocol on cooperation that regulates the expansion of cooperation" aimed at creating favourable conditions for businessmen and information exchange on companies that need investment, including on investment projects in the territories of both states," Regnum news agency reported.
Chairman of the Election Commission of Malaysia Tan Sri Dato Seri Haji Abdul Rashid bin Abdul Rahman visited cities of Bukhara and Samarkand within his visit to Uzbekistan.
Chairman of the Election Commission of Malaysia Tan Sri Dato Seri Haji Abdul Rashid bin Abdul Rahman met chairman of the Central Election Commission of Uzbekistan Mirzaulugbek Abdusalomov on 10 May.
Uzbek Embassy in Brussels, Belgium, hosted a briefing “Human Rights situation in Uzbekistan and and Measures undertaken in this field by the Government” [on 8 May], Jahon news agency of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry reported.
At the meeting with the Parliamentary Secretary of Justice of Japan Shinsuke Okuno, the Minister of Justice of Uzbekistan Foziljon Otahonov provided the details on the course of the judicial-legal reforms taking place in the country, Press-uz.info quoted Ministry of Justice press service.
A delegation of the Greek Ministry of Culture took trips to Tashkent, Samarkand and Termez as well as archaeological dig of the site of ancient settlement - Kampyrtepa on the south of Uzbekistan on 26-29 April. The group led negotiations on bilateral cooperation in scientific research.
Mehr Nuri Charity Foundation with assistance of sponsors helped to reconstruct two medial establishments, launch of which was held on 11 May.
Not a single person sentenced to death has been executed in Uzbekistan since 2005, Justice Minister Fozilzhon Otakhonov told Interfax on Friday.