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Uzbekistan

06.04.2017

Today, more and more focal points of instability and armed conflicts emerge in different parts of the world. The struggle for access to natural resources is intensifying, while the geography of the activities of international terrorist organizations is expanding.

 

15.07.2016

They say that there is a country in the world where the most important state decisions are made by tossing a coin. This explanation is the only possible one for those who try to understand the processes occurring today in Uzbekistan and simultaneously to pacify the protests in their consciousness.

 

But citizens are satisfied with the state, and they even respect their authoritarian president for such “objectivity and impartiality” of his solutions. In this wonderful country, they are afraid of only one thing: choosing a new governor.

26.04.2016

In April, President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov is to visit Moscow.

 

Now it is high time to remember and comprehend the historical ties that exist between the peoples of Uzbekistan and Russia. At this point, we should recall the unique moment of history: martial and ceremonial helmets of the Russian princes, including Alexander Nevsky, were made in Samarkand and decorated with Arabic script.

 

06.04.2016

Amidst the background of events in Syria, the problems of Central Asia have been pushed away from the foreground. However, this region (which involves the former Soviet republics that obtained independence in the 1990s) is of particular interest because of the continuity of power observed in major political players of the Muslim world, such as the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Uzbekistan.

 

31.03.2016

While Russia is trying to organize an effective collective defense together with its Central Asian allies in the CSTO, the United States and other NATO member states also intend to develop military and military-technical cooperation with the Central Asian region.

 

Back in 2010, according to the US embassy, the United States intended to build a modern training center for the armed forces of Tajikistan in the west of the republic, and a similar facility was to be opened in Kyrgyzstan.

 

19.03.2016

It is already no secret that the United States steadily increase their penetration into Central Asia under the pretext of the Afghan threat. Thus, the Americans have enhanced their contacts with the Central Asian countries in the area of military-technical cooperation, hoping to significantly increase their military presence in the region.

 

31.10.2015

People always try to see the motives behind your actions, to use your predictability against you. Make an absolutely inexplicable move, and they will have to take a defensive position. When they cannot understand you, they start to get nervous. And when the enemies are nervous, you can easily intimidate them.

 

R. Green. 48 Laws of Power and Seduction

 

14.01.2013

Recent military and political events make one think about the prospects of cooperation between Russia and the Central Asian countries. One of them was the withdrawal of the Republic of Uzbekistan from the Organization of Collective Security Treaty. Many politicians and experts have had time to assess this event as the victory of the US foreign policy, as one of the main reasons for this step is the possible deployment of the US military base in Uzbekistan, which will provide transatlantic personal and family safety of Karimov’s clan.

27.09.2012

Tashkent somehow is unlucky with the Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the "major" countries - the United States and England. In Uzbekistan all well remember the ambassador of Great Britain Craig Murray who repeatedly became the hero of world news lines because of the natural love to justice and human rights. The foreign policy representative of Her Majesty's court, while being in another country, all the time managed to sting the truth in eyes to local authorities, that offended them a lot.