Uzbekistan donates buses "Isuzu" to Afghanistan

6 December 2017 17:29 (UTC+04:00)

By  Trend

The President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad, Ashraf Ghani, accompanied by Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulla Aripov, visited Tashkent Agricultural Machinery Plant.

The delegation of Afghanistan examined the cars and trucks, agricultural, household appliances and other industrial goods produced in the country.

The press service of the Uzbek president reported that 25 “Isuzu” buses and 3 “New Holland” modern tractors, produced in Uzbekistan, were donated to Afghanistan on behalf of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan as a sign of sincere friendship between our countries.

Ghani arrived in Uzbekistan on Dec.4. During the visit, in addition to aspects of bilateral cooperation, issues of regional and international importance, in particular, countering terrorism, extremism and drug trafficking, as well as strengthening security in Central Asia were considered.

Uzbekistan and Afghanistan signed 20 documents and more than 40 export contracts following the talks between Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Afghan President Ashraf Gani on December 5.

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