Meetings of the OSCE delegationOn April 16, delegation led by OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities, Lamberto Zannier, met with the Chairman of the Committee on Interethnic Relations and Friendly Ties with Foreign Countries under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan R.Kurbanov.
At the meeting, the guests were provided with information about activities of national cultural centers and friendship societies, measures taken to expand cultural and enlightenment relations with foreign countries, the work within the framework of the Action Strategy.
Members of the OSCE delegation highly appreciated the work carried out in Uzbekistan at a new level on strengthening the atmosphere of generosity and interethnic harmony, preserving traditions and customs of representatives of various nations and nationalities.
The meeting continued with participation of representatives of Kazakh, Tajik, Kyrgyz, Russian, Tatar and Turkmen national cultural centers operating in the country. Views were exchanged on the importance of interethnic harmony in ensuring security and stability in the region.
Members of the delegation led by the High Commissioner also held meetings at the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Ulugbek Shonazarov, UzA