The ongoing "Peace Mission 2007" anti-terror drill, sponsored by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, held a decision-making exercise in its 2nd phase in a military base near the Russian Ural Mountains city yesterday.
Uzbekistan will start introducing new samples of number plates this year in line with a government decision. The main directorate of the traffic police under the Uzbek Interior Ministry said that "there will be 25 types of number plates since the number plates of cars, lorries, buses, motorcycles and trailers will have certain design".
The number of applicants to enter Uzbekistan’s universities hit a record this year, the Regnum news agency reported on 7 August.
An Uzbek national, suspected of being an emissary for an Islamic extremist group, has been deported from Russia, Interfax reported.
Training for specialists on effective use of the Environmental Information System for Uzbekistan (EIS-UZ) was organized recently at the Tashkent Institute of Irrigation and Melioration EcoGIS Centre.
President of China Hu Jintao will begin a three-nation tour to Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Russia August 14-18, to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit (SCO) and observe the SCO joint anti-terrorism military drill in Russia, the Foreign Ministry said yesterday.
On 28 August, Flowers 2007 exhibition will open at UzExpoCentre.
A joint anti-terrorism military exercise, sponsored by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and slated for 9-17 August, will enhance the exchange among SCO member countries and improve their counter-terror capabilities, experts said.
Chinese soldiers descend from a helicopter in a joint drill yesterday in Russia’s Chelyabinsk. The maneuver was part of the first joint exercise of the "Peace Mission 2007" anti-terrorism military drill, sponsored by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, Xinhua reported.