President Xi Jinping has arrived in Samarkand on state visit upon invitation of President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev.

Samarkand, The Gulf Observer: President Xi Jinping has arrived in Samarkand on state visit upon invitation of President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, on Wednesday.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has met the Chinese President at Samarkand International Airport upon arrival.

The national songs and dances of Uzbekistan were performed.

The main events of the state visit will be held on September 15. Uzbekistan-China summit will also be held.

President Xi Jinping will attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit on September 16.