Russia to consolidate economic relations with Uzbekistan


Russia intends to develop relations with Uzbekistan, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with Uzbek President Islam Karimov.
“We are able to adequately assess the potential of Uzbekistan on the public, on natural resources and economic potential, which is the most important thing. We always refer and intend to refer to Uzbekistan in the future as to one of the key countries in the region,” Putin said.