Uzbekistan: Mr. Mirziyoyev Going to Washington
The leader of Uzbekistan’s next major official foreign visit will reportedly be to the United States.
Uznews.uz cited a press officer for President Shavkat Mirziyoyev as saying the trip is planned for September.
Watchers of the region will know that Mirziyoyev and US President Donald Trump have already met, on May 21, during the Riyadh Summit, which brought together leaders of dozens of Arab and mainly Muslim nations.
By the accounting of Uzbek media, Trump was positively impressed.
“Mirziyoyev met with US President Donald Trump, who expressed his opinion about reforms implemented in Uzbekistan and rated them very highly. The president of Uzbekistan stated that everything would be done in order to enhance bilateral relations to a new level and to strengthen political, economic, political and humanitarian relations,” Gazeta.uz reported.
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