RISS Director held a meeting with Ambassador of the Republic of Uzbekistan

RISS Director M. Fradkov held a meeting on 17 July 2017 with the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the Russian Federation Mr. B. B. Ashrafkhanov. The event was also attended by the Counselor of the Embassy of Uzbekistan A. Alimov, Head of the Center for CIS countries studies O. Petrovskaya, Assistant Director A. Dudar.

Against the background of the deepening of Russia-Uzbekistan relations, great attention was paid to prospects of cooperation between RISS and Uzbekistan’s research centers with the aim of finding common approaches on key aspects of international relations and regional policy.

Meeting participants also reached an agreement on the participation of RISS experts in international political science conferences in Uzbekistan, as well as the holding of bilateral scientific events in 2017 in Moscow with the support of the Embassy of Uzbekistan.