Readout of Acting Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper’s Meeting with Maj. Gen. Bahkodir Kurbanov, Minister of Defense for the Republic of Uzbekistan

Chief Pentagon Spokesperson Jonathan Hoffman provided the following readout:Acting Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper met with Maj. Gen. Bahkodir Kurbanov, Minister of Defense for the Republic of Uzbekistan, today at the Pentagon to reaffirm the strategic security partnership between the United States and Uzbekistan.The leaders discussed a broad range of defense issues,

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