Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan hold consultations within SCO

Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan hold consultations within SCODeputy Foreign Affairs Minister of Kazakhstan Nurlan Ermekbaev and Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister of Uzbekistan Bakhtiyor Islamov held consultations within the presidency of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

The sides discussed priorities of the SCO for Kazakhstan’s presidency and the action plan of the SCO for 2010-2011.

The negotiations became one of the series of consultations, held by the Kazakh side with the SCO member-states.

Nurlan Ermekbaev also held meetings with the Foreign Affairs Minister of Uzbekistan Vladimir Norov on interaction within the OSCE and Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister of Uzbekistan Anvar Salihbaev on Afghanistan issues.

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