- Two leaders, five members of Hizb ut-Tahrir cell arrested in Moscow
According to the source, the cell members were citizens of Russia, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan
Tass. Fri, 17 Sep 2021 18:38:55 +0300.
- Uzbek Officers' Body Cameras Show Disturbing Scenes Of Detention That Turned Deadly
Aziz Ahmedov, a 40-year-old tax collector, died after he was stopped by police in Uzbekistan's Samarkand region. ...
Radio Liberty. Fri, 17 Sep 2021 13:26:00 +0000.
- Chinese astronauts return after 90-day mission to space station
Shenzhou-12 mission carrying three Chinese men landed safely in Inner Mongolia in northern China.
Al Jazeera. Fri, 17 Sep 2021 07:28:17 +0000.
- The Great Bronze Age migration was fuelled by milk, study finds
Some nomads, known as the Yamnaya, went west across Europe to places such as Scandinavia, while others got as far east as Mongolia. They brought with them new languages and technologies.
Daily Mail. Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:33:41 GMT.
- Kyrgyz Court Sends Two Tajiks To Prison For Life Over April Deadly Ethnic Clashes
A court in Kyrgyzstan has handed life sentences to two Tajik nationals over deadly ethnic clashes that erupted earlier this year near a disputed segment of the Kyrgyz-Tajik border.
Radio Liberty. Thu, 16 Sep 2021 08:38:35 +0000.
- Putin in Self-Isolation After Possible Exposure to Coronavirus
The president of Russia, who has said he is fully vaccinated, canceled a planned trip to Tajikistan, the Kremlin said.
Anton Troianovski. New York Times. Tue, 14 Sep 2021 13:06:07 +0000.
- Newly-discovered carnivorous dinosaur terrorized the tyrannosaurs
Paleontologists in Uzbekistan unearthed a 90-million-year-old rock containing the remains of a newly discovered dinosaur that is theorized to have once terrorized smaller species of tyrannosaurs.
Lawrence Richard. Fox News. Fri, 10 Sep 2021 02:49:14 GMT.
- Airbus touts further near-term A400M sales on back of Kazakh deal
Airbus expects to announce further near-term sales of its A400M Atlas transport aircraft following Kazakhstan's recent signature for two of the airlifters.
Janes 360. Tue, 07 Sep 2021 10:12:10 Z.
- Uzbekistan Deports 150 Afghan Refugees Under Taliban Agreement
The Taliban had reportedly guaranteed their security.
By Graison Dangor, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Fri, 20 Aug 2021 13:00:46 -0400.
- Hunted by the Taleban, US-allied Afghan forces are in hiding
Columns of Afghan soldiers in armoured vehicles and pickup trucks sped through the desert to reach Iran. Military pilots flew low and fast to the safety of Uzbekistan's mountains.
Straits Times. Fri, 20 Aug 2021 08:30:46 +0800.
- Summer of Anxiety: Have We Finally Broken the Climate?
Heat domes in Canada, flooding in Germany, droughts in Africa and Central Asia: This summer has seen some worrying weather. How closely is it tied to climate change? Scientists around the world are trying to find out.
Spiegel Online. Thu, 12 Aug 2021 17:53:07 +0200.
- These Horse-Riding Ancient Nomads Made Astonishing Golden Art
An exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge displays ornate Saka treasures discovered in Kazakhstan
Smithsonian. Tue, 10 Aug 2021 16:53:44 +0000.
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