New Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan appointed

The Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Japan Gairat Fazilov was appointed as a Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs by the presidential decree on April 8, 2021.Gairat Fazilov was born in Tashkent, graduated the University of World Economy and Diplomacy in 1996. In the same year he joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as an attaché. He worked in various positions in the central office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and foreign missions. He also worked in the National Security Council under the President of Uzbekistan.2015-2017 he served as Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs. From December 21, 2017, he served as the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Uzbekistan to Japan.Recall that on March 24, Deputy Foreign Minister Sherzod Asadov was appointed Deputy Head of the Administration and Press Secretary of the President of Uzbekistan.