Monday, 18, June, 2018

World

France's new environment minister said Monday nearly a third of the country's reactors could be shut under plans to scale back the amount of electricity produced from nuclear power.

Uzbek-Kyrgyz inter-ministerial consultations on inventory check and improvement of the legal framework of bilateral relations were held in Bishkek on July 4-6, the press service of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry reported.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev extended condolences to the Russian President Vladimir Putin over the deadly bus accident that left at least 14 people dead.

The Uzbek Interior Minister Abdusalom Azizov has today arrived in Dushanbe, Tajikistan to attend the regular meeting of the Council of the Interior Ministers of the CIS member-states.

On June 13, the Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov, who departed for Ashgabat to participate in the High-Level Meeting of Central Asia-UN Dialogue, met with his Turkmen counterpart, the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Rashid Meredov.

A High Level Meeting Central Asia-UN Dialogue under the chairmanship of UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres was held Tuesday in Ashgabat, in which took part the Uzbekistan delegation headed by Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulaziz Kamilov.

As reported earlier, an Uzbekistan delegation participated in the 106th session of the International Labor Conference, which took place in Geneva.

On June 10, 2017 President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev took part in the EXPO-2017 opening ceremony in Astana. Over 120 countries, such as Uzbekistan, Russia, USA, China, Germany, Great Britain, France, Japan, South Korea, Turkey, India, Vietnam, Armenia, Pakistan, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Cuba, Turkmenistan, Romania, Brazil and others are participating in the Forum.

On June 13, a delegation of Uzbekistan headed by the Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov will take part in the Central Asia - UN high-level dialogue in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

Donald Trump has announced that he will withdraw the US from the Paris climate change agreement, a sweeping step that fulfills a campaign promise while acutely dampening global efforts to curb global warming.