After the death of President Karimov in Uzbekistan are not going to change foreign policy.
Uzbekistan will continue its policy of not joining any military-political blocs, and will not allow the emergence on its territory of foreign military bases. This was stated by foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov, in his speech at the UN General Assembly in new York.
This policy is a continuation of the foreign policy pursued under President Karimov, the Minister said. «Uzbekistan will continue to follow the path of not joining any military-political blocs, and also of preventing the deployment of military bases and facilities of other States on its territory», — said the foreign Minister.
Along with this, Tashkent intends to adhere to all the previously taken international obligations under the contracts and agreements, said Kamilov.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov died on the second of September from a stroke at the age of 78 years. The acting head of state appointed Shavkat Mirziyoev. Presidential elections of Uzbekistan will take place on 4 December 2016.