A meeting was held with the staff of the US Congress

The Special Representative of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Afghanistan Ismatulla Irgashev arrived in Uzbekistan on April 12 under the UN Foundation program. met with representatives.

During the meeting, the sides discussed topical issues of Uzbek-American relations in areas of mutual interest. It was noted with satisfaction that in 2018, as a result of the formation of the "Caucus on Uzbekistan" in Congress, the number of mutual visits of legislative representatives of the two countries has increased, which indicates a positive development of inter-parliamentary relations.

The U.S. side was informed of Uzbekistan's position and views on the prevention of the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, as well as the country's integration into international and regional economic processes.

The congressmen praised the concrete measures taken by Uzbekistan to provide humanitarian assistance to the Afghan people.