Uzbek president to arrive in Islamabad for two-day visit on Thursday

In this file photo, Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev speaks during a press conference with Kyrgyzstan's President following their meeting at the Ala-Archa state residence in Bishkek on Sept. 5, 2017. (AFP)
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Updated 02 March 2022

Uzbek president to arrive in Islamabad for two-day visit on Thursday

March 2: The Express Tribune reported that at the invitation of Prime Minister Imran Khan, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev will pay an official visit to Pakistan from March 3-4, the Foreign Office said in a statement on Tuesday.

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