President Islam Karimov of Uzbekistan is paying an official visit to Iran, June 17-18, on an invitation from the host country's President, reports the Uzbek Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The agenda revolves round bilateral contacts and international issues of shared interest - in particular, the progress of transnational transport in the area. A bilateral package is expected for signing.
Iran has invested in 40 Uzbek-based industrial companies. Joint ventures account for 29 of those.
President Karimov has paid official visits to Iran on three previous occasions.
NATO has abandoned positive agenda in relations with Russia. It does not exist. So far there are no indications of NATO's knowledge of a way to get out of this impasse