THE MOST IMPORTANT RESULT OF THE MEETING OF THE PRESIDENT OF UZBEKISTAN AND THE PRESIDENT OF TAJIKISTAN WAS THE ACHIEVED LEVEL OF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP

2018-08-20

On August 18, the President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, who is in Uzbekistan on a state visit, arrived in Samarkand.

Government representatives met the distinguished guest at Samarkand international airport.

It is planned to visit the mausoleums of Islam Karimov and Amir Temur, Ulugbek Observatory, Afrosiab museum, Registan complex and other historical monuments.

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The President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, accompanied by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, visited the memorial complex of Islam Karimov in Samarkand. This was reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Flowers were laid at the grave of the First President of Uzbekistan. Surahs from the Quran were read.

Hundreds of our compatriots and foreign guests visit this complex daily. There are many Tajiks among them.

Tajikistan President’s respect for the memory of the First President of Uzbekistan became the embodiment of respect for people of the country. Emomali Rahmon had taken part in the burial ceremony of Islam Karimov.

The guest was informed about the creative work carried out in the complex.

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The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon visited the Museum complex named after Mirzo Ulugbek. This was reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

The complex is organized next to the observatory erected by the great scientist. On the initiative of the First President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov it was reconstructed in 2010.

The Museum consists of two halls and six sections. There are more than a hundred exhibits related to the time of Mirzo Ulugbek, books, manuscripts, the original quadrant. In addition, layouts are installed, monitors provide additional information about Mirzo Ulugbek.

Emomali Rahmon gave a high assessment to the Observatory. He noted that in the Middle Ages, our great ancestors, ahead of their time, made breakthrough scientific discoveries, which still delight people.

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Afrosiab was an ancient fortress that flourished before the Mongol Yoke. Exhibits telling about the history of the ancient settlement from the middle of the first millennium B.C. to the XIII century are kept in the museum.

Emomali Rahmon was informed about the history of Afrosiab fortress and exhibits of the museum, the ancient past of Samarkand.

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Presidents of Uzbekistan and Tajikistan visited the Registan complex.

Guests were informed about the history of the three magnificent ensemble structures – madrassah Mirzo Ulugbek, Sherdor and Tillakori, activities held here during the years of independence. The architectural traditions of Uzbekistan, the preservation of ancient monuments, the decoration of the Tillakori dome made a great impression on Emomali Rahmon, the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan reports.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon were photographed in Registan Square.

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Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Emomali Rahmon visited the Amir Temur mausoleum. Surahs from the Quran were read in memory of Sahibqiran. This was reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

As it is known, Amir Temur conquered dozens of countries in our region and created a huge empire. It included neighboring countries, including the territory of modern Tajikistan. Therefore, the personality of Sahibqiran is an integral part of the common history of our people.

The guests were informed about the life of Amir Temur, and construction of this mausoleum.

The President of Tajikistan noted that he learned a lot about Amir Temur and the Temurids history.

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The state visit of the President of the Republic of Tajikistan to Uzbekistan has ended.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has seen of President Emomali Rahmon at Samarkand international airport.

The most important results of the visit became the achieved level of strategic partnership in relations between Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, the signing of 27 documents in various spheres and trade agreements.

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