On Monday, October 11, the special representative of the President of Uzbekistan for Afghanistan, Ismatulla Irgashev, held a meeting with the delegation of the House of Representatives of the US Congress led by Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee Gregory Meeks. This is stated in the message of the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
According to the report, special attention is paid to the situation in Afghanistan, in particular the humanitarian situation, as well as joint measures for the economic reconstruction of this country.
As noted, Uzbekistan is interested in establishing peace and stability in Afghanistan, involving the country in regional economic processes, including through the implementation of large infrastructure projects.
The congressmen emphasized the active participation of Uzbekistan in organizing the evacuation of citizens of foreign countries from Afghanistan, in the implementation of humanitarian aid to the Afghan people.
The meeting discussed the current state and prospects for the further development of the Uzbek-American cooperation in the priority areas of the bilateral agenda.
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