TASHKENT, June 19 (Xinhua) --
Relations between China and Uzbekistan have kept developing in a
sustainable and deep-going way while fruitful results have been achieved
in bilateral cooperation in all fields over recent years, Chinese
Ambassador to Uzbekistan Sun Lijie has said.
The Chinese and Uzbek peoples, as good friends, good partners and
good brothers on the Silk Road, have jointly created a glorious history
of the Silk Road, Sun said in a recent interview with Xinhua prior to
Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to Uzbekistan on June 21-24.
Today, the two countries continue to jointly push forward economic
exchange and mutual reference in civilizations between the East and the
West and promote common development of mankind, with pragmatic
cooperation as a basis, with cultural cooperation as a bond, and with
joint construction of the Silk Road Economic Belt as an opportunity, he
During Xi's upcoming visit to Uzbekistan, the leaders of the two
countries will have in-depth discussions on further development of
China-Uzbekistan relations and cooperation, Sun said.