The official visit of President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev to the Republic of Belarus has begun.
Upon arrival in Minsk, the head of our state, as the tradition suggests, laid a wreath at the Victory Monument in the capital of Belarus.
A military musical band performed the national anthems of the two countries. Soldiers of the guard of honor passed by with a solemn march.
The main events of the visit are due on August 1. The two leaders are scheduled to hold talks in a contracted as well as extended formats at the Independence Palace.
Following the negotiations, the sides expect to adopt a joint statement of the heads of state and ink a solid package of agreements aimed at cementing the Uzbek-Belarusian multidimensional partnership.
Presidents expected to visit the National Industrial Exhibition of Uzbekistan, which has opened in Minsk. The program also contains acquaintance with the activities of the Belarus High-Tech Park.