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Central Asian Republics Welcome New US Approach Toward Region

By: Alexander Kim, The Jamestown Foundation On November 1, the city of Samarkand, Uzbekistan, hosted the foreign ministers of the five Central Asian republics, who met together with US Secretary of State John Kerry in the newly introduced C5+1 format … Continue reading

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Cooperation between Johns Hopkins and the Independent Institute for Monitoring the Formation of Civil Society, Uzbekistan

Independent Institute for Monitoring the Formation of Civil Society (IIMFCC), reported on 22th of December about meeting with Dr. Wojtek Sokolowski the Professor of the John Hopkins University Center for the Civil Society Studies.

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The first case publicly revealing rigged election in Uzbekistan

Radio Ozodlik (Freedom) reported: Votes received for Hushnud Khudaiberdyev, 25-year-old candidate from Chirokchi district of Kashkadarya region of Uzbekistan,  were rigged in favor of another candidate – the current deputy. Mayor of the district Ravshan Kamilov denied his involvement in … Continue reading

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Crisis in Russia hits hard Uzbek working migrants

It is estimated that 4-6 million people are  currently earning money outside the country with 30 million inhabitants (nearly one-third of the working population), mainly in the Russian Federation. In particular, in Russia at the moment are officially 2.7 million … Continue reading

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Results of parliament elections in Uzbekistan

“For internal use only. Uzbekistan got a “new” parliament “(RIA” Novosti ” reported): The election of a new parliament of Uzbekistan formally farewells absolute power of the president of the republic.

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Prices on fruits and vegetables expected to rise by 20% the next year in Uzbekistan

In 2015 Uzbekistan  plans to export almost 400 thousand tons of fruits and vegetables to Russia. This is 150 thousand tons more than the expected. “According to experts in Uzbekistan, this growth will come from the domestic market, which will … Continue reading

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People do not want to participate in congress elections in Uzbekistan

Nationwide elections to the Oliy Majlis (the parliament) of the Republic of Uzbekistan, as well as regional, district and city councils of people’s deputies will be held on December 21 this year. Columnist Mansur Ibragimov summarizes results of a readership … Continue reading

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Invasion of a drone in airspace of Uzbekistan

According to 12news.uz, December 16, 2014 unidentified drone illegally invaded the airspace of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Sokh district of Fergana region.

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Depriciated Russian ruble is dragging down the Uzbek som

 Russian expert said Arslan Magomedov: Uzbek national currency som vs USD and other currencies will be falling in relation to the economic situation in Russia. He noted that due to the devaluation of the Russian ruble Uzbek migrant workers are … Continue reading

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New Ambassador of USA in Uzbekistan

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America George Krol is completing his diplomatic mission in Tashkent. At the final meeting the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov noted a positive dynamics of the Uzbek-American relations in all spheres … Continue reading

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