MOSCOW, April 26. /TASS/. Russia and Uzbekistan have signed an agreement on cooperation in the military and technical sphere, culture, sports and trade. A total of five documents have been signed following Tuesday’s talks between the two countries’ presidents Vladimir Putin and Islam Kairmov in the Kremlin.
Director of the Russian Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation Alexander Fomin and Uzbekistan’s Minister of Foreign Economic Relations, Investment and Trade Elyor Ganiev signed an intergovernmental agreement "on cooperation in exporting military goods to third countries."
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov put his signature, on behalf of the Russian side, to a cooperation program between the Russian and Uzbek governments in the cultural and humanitarian area for 2016-2018 and between the two countries’ foreign ministries for 2016-2017.
Russia and Uzbekistan have also signed a memorandum on cooperation in physical culture an sports and an agreement on scientific and academic cooperation between the Bauman Moscow State Technical University and the Tashkent Institute of Railway Transport Engineers.