- To Balance The Global Pressure From Russia And China The West Must Help Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan is becoming the strong hub of Central Asia. A strong Central Asia can challenge the global strategies of Russia, China, Iran and extreme Islamism.
By Melik Kaylan, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 12 Apr 2021 17:30:28 -0400.
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- Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan Break Ground On Trade Hub
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- US sinks below Mongolia and Argentina in global ranking for freedom
- French drone tourist in Iran Benjamin Briere 'facing spy charges'
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BBC News. Mon, 15 Mar 2021 12:13:05 GMT.
The nations of Central Asia include Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Mongolia,
as well as Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. For more news and official
information about these nations, visit the national government websites
The Republic of Kazakhstan's
capital city is Astana, and its national currency is the Tenge.
The primary language of Kazakhstan is Kazakh, and in 2020, the
nation's estimated population was 18,776,707.
The Kyrgyz Republic's
capital city is Bishkek, and its national currency is the Som.
The primary languages of Kyrgyzstan are Kyrgyz and Russian, and the
country's estimated population in 2020 was 6,524,195.
Mongolia's capital city
is Ulaanbaatar, and its currency is the Tugrug. Khalka Mongolian
is the primary language of Mongolia, and in 2020, Mongolia's population
was estimated at 3,278,290.
The Republic of Tajikistan's capital city
is Dushanbe, and its official currency is the Somoni. Tajik, Uzbek,
and Russian are commonly used languages in Tajikistan, and in 2020,
the estimated population of Tajikistan was 9,537,645.
Turkmenistan's capital city
is Ashgabat, and its national currency is the Manat. The primary
languages of Turkmenistan are Turkmen, Russian, and Uzbek, and its
estimated 2020 population was 6,031,200.
The Republic of Uzbekistan's
capital city is Tashkent, and its currency is the Sum. The primary
language of Uzbekistan is Uzbek, and its estimated population in 2020