NEWS

Uzbek president’s daughter named in Swedish telecom bribery case

STOCKHOLM, March 24 (Reuters) – Swedish prosecutors are investigating the daughter of Uzbekistan’s president on suspicion of...

Uzbek opposition leader insists President Karimov suffered heart failure

The website of the Popular Movement of Uzbekistan, an Uzbek opposition group, reported Friday that Uzbek President...

Uzbek Opposition Leader’s Brother Sentenced To Five More Years

January 26, 2012 – 2:38pm, by Merhat Sharipzhanov The mystery over why the brother of a prominent Uzbek opposition...

Sweden: Prominent Uzbekistan Imam Escapes Assassination Attempt

Written by: RFE RL February 23, 2012   (RFE/RL) — Imam Obidkhon Qori Nazarov has survived an attempt on his life...

Villagers in Uzbekistan are freezing without natural gas which has been exported abroad

25.01.2012 By Alexander Benois (Tashkent)   Greenhouse gardening has traditionally been the major business and principal source of income...

An anti-regime protest against dictator Karimov took place in Canada

On September 2nd , an anti-regime protest against dictator Karimov took place in city of Vancouver, Canada....

Criminal investigations against Timur Kulibayev in Switzerland

Zurich. A criminal investigation in Switzerland has been opened into allegations of money laundering against Timur Kulibayev,...

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Dictator of the Month: Islam Karimov of Uzbekistan

Dictator of the Month: Islam Karimov of Uzbekistan

This month’s Dictator of the Month award to Islam Karimov is given in honor of Herman Cain’s complete lack of awareness of Uzbekistan and the important controversy regarding President Barack Obama’s decision to lift sanctions against Karimov despite his continued human rights abuses. In an interview with David Brody of The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) on October 7, Cain explained how he would defend himself against “gotcha questions” by saying, “When they ask me who’s the president of Ubeki-beki-beki-beki-stan-stan I’m going to say, ‘You know, I don’t …

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POLITICS

UZBEK ACTIVIST SLAMS GÜLEN

According to the claims, Gülenists interfere in Uzbekistan’s domestic policies by promising to launch a campaign against exiled Uzbeki opposition leader...

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Russian policy in the “near abroad”

Russia is determined to assert itself in Central Asia and the Caucasus by using its former puppets to advance its agenda....

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From Turkish protests to calling upon Canadians – Stop dictator Karimov!

Wednesday, 7 September 2011 The emerging oppositional movement of Uzbeks in exile has already showed its intentions to draw attention to the...

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ANALYSIS

The real enemies of Islam

Muslims around the world have been deceived into believing that the West and Westerners are...

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The Independent: “Islam Karimov: Enemy of dissent”

  Defence Secretary meets Uzbek dictator Human rights activists outraged at visit to discuss military co-operation   The British...

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Uzbekistan: Population Endures Shortages Amid Plenty

January 25, 2012 – 1:18pm, by Deirdre Tynan Just a week ago at a cabinet meeting, Uzbek...

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Energy riches, fear contain Central Asia dissent

By Robin Paxton ALMATY, Feb 7 (Reuters) – Central Asia’s authoritarian leaders,...

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Uzbek Strongman Tries Softer Approach

The violence in southern Kyrgyzstan seems to have prompted the leader of neighbouring Uzbekistan to...

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