On December 1-2, 2014, Tashkent hosted the fifth round of the Uzbek-American political consultations, which was attended by the US delegation led by US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Desai Biswal.
In the framework of the general meeting of delegations and joint meetings of subgroups in different directions sides considered the implementation of the agreements reached at the previous consultations in December 2013 in Washington DC, and exchanged views on the key issues of the Uzbek-American relations. The main attention was paid to the prospects of development of cooperation in the political, economic, trade, investment, cultural, humanitarian and other areas.
The parties also discussed some problems of international and regional issues.
US Ambassador George Krol also attended in the consultations.