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Mirziyoyev invites Lukashenko to visit Uzbekistan in 2018

SOCHI (BelTA) - Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev invited Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko to visit Uzbekistan in 2018 during the negotiations in Sochi on 11 October, BelTA has learned.

“I invite you to visit Uzbekistan in 2018. This must be a historic visit,” Shavkat Mirziyoyev said. He instructed the government members who were present during the meeting in Sochi to undertake the necessary work to make sure the visit of the Belarusian leader to Uzbekistan will be a landmark event.

In February next year Uzbekistan will host the Days of Culture of the Republic of Belarus. This will contribute to the development of friendly relations between the peoples of the two countries,Shavkat Mirziyoyev said.