Acting Foreign Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Vladimir Norov and Deputy Secretary of the Security Council under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Foreign Policy and Security Abdulaziz Kamilov became knights of the Order of Turkmenistan "Galkynysh" ("Revival").
President Serdar Berdymukhamedov signed the corresponding decrees today, the Vatan news program on Turkmen television reported.
The statement noted that the state award was given "for great merits and personal contribution of each of them to the development of cooperation between Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.
Norov and Kamilov arrived today on a working visit to Ashgabat. As part of the visit, the delegation was received by the president of Turkmenistan.