Russia has been targeting the Tatars with illegal detentions and other threats, even forcing them out of Crimea, but the ethnic minority refuses to accept Moscow's sovereignty
Uzbek authorities oppose Karimova’s extradition to the US because she knows too much about top Uzbek officials, including President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, who served as prime minister in her father’s government, an analyst said.
The Turkish president arrived in Tashkent on Monday for a three-day official visit to the former Soviet central Asian nation.
More than 20 signatories of a declaration including Turkey committed to a "Afghan-led" peace process at the Tashkent conference on Afghanistan in Uzbekistan, where the Taliban was absent.
The former Soviet republic is seeking to raise its international profile as part of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev's plan to open the country up and attract foreign investment after decades of isolation.
The militant group says it will not negotiate unless the US and other foreign troops leave Afghanistan.
Turkey seeks to forge new bi-literal relations with Uzbekistan based on mutual economic and security interests
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev's 2-day official visit to Turkey is first by Uzbek leader in nearly 20 years.
Gulnara Karimova is in custody following a 2015 conviction for extortion and embezzlement and is being investigated for more crimes.
The nation could've fallen into disarray – but it didn't. And superpowers want stability in the energy-rich hotspot.
Funeral held for Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov, who died in hospital after suffering a brain haemorrhage which led to a stroke.
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