Russia to process nuclear waste of Uzbek NPP

The spent fuel of the nuclear power plant (NPP), which will be built in Uzbekistan, will be processed in Russia, and radioactive waste will be stored in Uzbekistan, according to the press service of the Uzatom agency. "It is …

Putin wishes Shavkat Mirziyoyev happy birthday

Russian President Vladimir Putin has wished a happy birthday to his Uzbek counterpart Shavkat Mirziyoyev over the phone, the Kremlin press service reported. "During the telephone conversation, …

Turkmen and Uzbek leaders hold phone talks

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held phone talks today, the Uzbek president’s press service reports. At the beginning …

Gulnara Karimova taken from jail in ambulance

The daughter of former Uzbekistan leader Islam Karimov, Gulnara Karimova, was taken out of prison in an ambulance yesterday, her lawyer Gregoire Mangeat said. The lawyer wrote on Twitter that he was …

Russia and Uzbekistan are getting closer

Russia and Uzbekistan are trying to achieve closer economic and political cooperation. Yesterday, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev held talks with the head of the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan Abdullah Aripov.