Tashkent (UNA-OIC) – Uzbekistan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulaziz Kamilov, who arrived in the Kazakh capital Nur-Sultan on a working visit, took part in the first consultative meeting in the format “Central Asia-Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC)”.
The event was also attended by the heads of the foreign affairs agencies of the Central Asia countries, Bahrain and GCC Secretary-General Nayef Al-Hajraf.
The parties exchanged views on the establishment and development of interregional cooperation in the political-diplomatic, trade-economic and transport-logistics spheres.
Following the meeting, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on the mechanism of consultations between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the GCC General Secretariat.
The document contributes to the further expansion of bilateral ties and provides for the establishment of regular consultations between the parties on issues of mutual interest.