U.S. Embassy Statement on the 10th anniversary of Andijan Events

On the tenth anniversary of the events that took place in Andijan on May 13, 2005, the United States extends its deepest sympathy to the families and friends of all those who lost their lives or suffered as a result.  We share many common goals with Uzbekistan and remain committed to encouraging accountability, reconciliation, democratic reforms, and the protection of human rights.  The United States continues to urge Uzbekistan to fully implement its national and international human rights commitments.