Monday, 27, September, 2021

National

On September 14, the Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov met with the UK’s Minister of State for South Asia and Commonwealth Lord Tariq Ahmad, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said.

29-year-old judo world champion Kamoliddin Rasulov died in Tashkent after being stabbed during a conflict. Another athlete is suspected of killing him, Daryo reported citing the General Prosecutor's Office.

The United States has reached agreements with Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, and Pakistan that these countries will allow the U.S. citizens to enter these countries from Afghanistan, announced the U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken on Monday.

On September 10, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed the Simplifying customs procedures and further improving the organizational structure of the state customs authority Decree.

252,000 doses of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine donated by the Polish government were delivered to Tashkent yesterday, UzA said.

The Foreign Ministry spokesman Yusup Kabulzhanov confirmed the departure of Afghan servicemen and other citizens from Uzbekistan.

The Ministry of Health reported of a daily 526 people diagnosed with coronavirus in Uzbekistan yesterday. Six patients died yesterday, bringing the total official number of deaths 1,159.

On September 10, Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed the Amendments and Addenda to Some Acts of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Decree, which has made the following changes and additions:

Uzbekistan today received the delivery of over 1.2 million doses of Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine, the Ministry of Health said.

Uzbek servicemen arrived in Russia’s Orenburg region on September 11 to participate in the joint drill of the countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s Peace Mission 2021, the defense ministry said.