The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev spoke to his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan over the phone Sundey, the presidential press service said.
The two leaders warmly congratulated each other and the fraternal peoples of Uzbekistan and Turkey on the Eid al-Adha and exchanged sincere wishes.
They noted with great satisfaction the recent upward trend in the bilateral ties in the political, trade, economic, investment, cultural and humanitarian field the which are based on the principles of strategic partnership in s.
The two counterparts highly commended the outcomes of the first meeting of the Strategic Planning Group, chaired by the Ministers of Foreign Affairs, as well as the participation of the Uzbekistan delegation as an honored guest in the eleventh conference of Turkish ambassadors, which took place on 5-6 August this year in Ankara.
The importance of thorough preparation for the first meeting of the Uzbek-Turkish Strategic Cooperation Council, to be chaired by the Presidents of Uzbekistan and Turkey, was highlighted.
The parties reiterated the mutual desire and commitment to the full-scale implementation of the signed agreements and projects, and to further advance bilateral cooperation.