Uzbekistan and Tajikistan are set to sign an agreement on partnership against external aggressions during the Tajik President Emomali Rahmon's visit to Tashkent scheduled for August 17-18, Asia Plus reported.
In total, the parties intend to sign about 23 new accords, for cooperation in cinematography, hydrometeorological services and others.
Over 100 Tajik performers will perform in Tashkent and Samarkand during Rahmon's visit to Uzbekistan.
"Uzbekistan has repeatedly expressed a desire to use Tajikistan’s experience in the field of regulation of weddings, celebrations and ceremonies, which the Tajik authorities have successfully implemented for over ten years.
In addition, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan will sign an agreement on strategic partnership, on full delienation of the border between the two countries.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited Dushanbe on March 9, when the two countries signed 27 various sector agreements, the most important of which was the abolition of visa regime.