Presidents of Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan speak over the phone
On June 10, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a telephone conversation with President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.
The President of Uzbekistan extended his earnest congratulations to Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on the latter’s convincing victory in the presidential elections in Kazakhstan yesterday.
It was noted that the outcomes of the vote once again demonstrated Kazakhstan people’s complete trust and wide support for Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, their high appreciation of his contribution to the country’s steadfast development and elevation of its international standing, and that was a manifestation of firm confidence in the consistent continuation of the policy of reforms.
A new impetus to the advancement of bilateral cooperation, it was stressed during the telephone conversation, was afforded by the first state visit of the President of Kazakhstan to Uzbekistan in April this year, when the two sides confirmed shared commitment to strengthen friendship, good-neighborliness and strategic partnership.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Kassym-Jomart Tokayev also discussed pressing issues in the Uzbek-Kazakhstani cooperation and in the regional and international agendas.
In addition, the two Presidents reviewed schedule of forthcoming bilateral meetings, including those within the framework of multilateral institutions' events.
The heads of state reiterated the priority nature of the consistent development and consolidation of the strategic partnership and multidimensional cooperation between Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan.