Mirziyoev: Peace in Afghanistan will open up strategic opportunities across Asia

Мирзиеев: Мир в Афганистане откроет стратегические возможности для всей Азии

The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoev believes that the settlement of the situation in Afghanistan will open up strategic opportunities for all of Asia. He stated this at the V summit of the conference on interaction and confidence building measures in Asia (CICA) in Dushanbe, reports “WORLD 24”.

“Peace in Afghanistan and the implementation of major infrastructure projects in this country will open up new strategic opportunities for the continent,” said Mirziyoev.

Uzbek leader said that Uzbekistan supports any negotiations aimed at achieving peace in Afghanistan. The President added that of particular importance in the context of the settlement of the situation in the country is realizing the potential of youth. According to the head of Tajik state, it is necessary to prevent the influence of radical organizations for young people and to provide them with access to quality education.

Previously, Shavkat Mirziyoev the President of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani discussed at the SCO summit in Bishkek on joint projects aimed at the restoration of the Afghan economy.

We will remind that on 15 June in Dushanbe will host the V summit of the CICA, which involves representatives of 27 countries.

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