Mon 06 2017 11:29:21
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev expressed his condolences to Germany in connection with the demise of the former Federal Chancellor of Germany Helmut Kohl.
According to the press service of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry, the head of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev sent a message of condolences to the Federal President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
In his message, the President of Uzbekistan noted: “In our memory Mr. Kohl will forever remain as a major political leader of the world scale and an outstanding statesman of Germany, whose name is inseparably linked with the most important political events in world history, including the unification of Germany and the creation of the European Union.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev noted that Helmut Kohl made an invaluable contribution to formation and development of long-term partnership and friendly relations between Uzbekistan and Germany, as well as two nations.
“I ask you to accept my condolences and convey to the family and friends of Mr. Kohl, the entire German people, the words of sincere sympathy,” the President said.