Russian military delegation discuss cooperation with counterparts from Uzbekistan
The Russian military delegation headed by Lieutenant General Alexander Lapin, the Central Military District Commander, held a meeting with First Deputy Defense Minister - Chief of the Army Staff of Uzbekistan, Major-General Pavel Ergashev.
The sides exchanged views on situation in the Central Asia and different scenarios taking into account political situation in the Middle East. Moreover, the sides discussed plans on sharing organizational experience of combat training and daily service.
The delegates highly appreciated the counterterrorism exercise that took place at the Forish training ground, Uzbekistan's Dzhizak region, and expressed interest in strengthening further cooperation.