Experts of the Institute of strategic and regional studies under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Seoul hold a meeting with Kim In Chul, President of the Institute of foreign Affairs and national security Korea National diplomatic Academy (IFANS).
During the meeting also attended representatives of the Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the Republic of Korea, leading experts and professors of IFANS.
President Kim In Chul commended the reforms in Uzbekistan conducting under the leadership of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
In his opinion, the reforms implemented by Uzbekistan in domestic and foreign policy have played and continue playing an important role, firstly, in the development of socio-economic and socio-political processes in the country, secondly, in strengthening good-neighborly relations with the states of Central Asia, and thirdly, in deepening cooperation between Uzbekistan and the countries of the West and the East.
In this context, Kim In Chul stressed the importance of consistent development of Uzbek-Korean relations in all key areas of cooperation.
During the meeting, representatives of IFANS emphasized that in recent years a new momentum in bilateral relations has received research and academic directions.
At the end of the meeting, the experts of ISRS and IFANS noted that the signed Memorandum of understanding (31 may 2018) between the two organizations contributes to the expansion of cooperation on issues of mutual interest.