India and Uzbekistan have made an MoU on cooperation in the field of Military Medicine and Military Learning.
Defence ministries of India and Uzbekistan made an MoU on cooperation in the field of Military Medicine between the Armed Forces of the two countries.
India’s Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held bilateral consultations with Defence Minister of Uzbekistan Major General Bakhodir Nizamovich Kurbanov during his visit to Tashkent in Uzbekistan from November 1-3, 2019.
This was the first visit by an Indian Defence Minister to Uzbekistan in about 15 years.
Following the meeting, the two sides concluded an MoU on cooperation in the field of Military Medicine between the Armed Forces of the two countries.
In the coming days, the sides will continue discussions at the expert level to further enhance their exchanges in this sphere.
Two Institution-to-Institution MoUs on training and capacity building between institutes of higher military learning of the two countries were also signed.
The MoU is a byproduct of interactions emanating from the MoU on Military Education signed between the two countries in October 2018.