Uzbek television broadcasted Islam Karimov's congratulation
Speaker of the National TV and Radio Company of Uzbekistan read Uzbek President Islam Karimov's letter to the people of this country on the occasion of Independence Day of Uzbekistan.
"Dear compatriots, I congratulate you, our entire nation, on the Independence Day. I wish you all peace and prosperity, luck and happiness. Let the Almighty always support us in all good deeds and undertakings," TASS cited it as saying.