According to the press secretary of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry, Yusup Kabulzhanov, II Forum of Foreign Ministers of the Central Asian region and China may be held on May 11-12. Uzbek Foreign Ministry spokesman said that Uzbek diplomats are scheduled to participate in the negotiation process of foreign ministers of the format "China-Central Asia" on the abovementioned dates.
Previously it was assumed that the venue of the second forum of this format in mid-May 2021 would be Shaanxi Province (PRC). The previous forum was held on July 16, 2020 in virtual mode due to the global world pandemic. All of the foreign ministers of Central Asia and China participated in the event.
It is expected that one of the key topics of discussion at the Second Ministerial Meeting will be a joint comprehensive program to counteract COVID-19 and the socio-economic impact of the global crisis.
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