Republic of Uzbekistan

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Noun1.Republic of Uzbekistan - a landlocked republic in west central Asia; formerly an Asian soviet
IMU, Islamic Group of Uzbekistan, Islamic Party of Turkestan - a terrorist group of Islamic militants formed in 1996; opposes Uzbekistan's secular regime and wants to establish an Islamic state in central Asia; is a conduit for drugs from Afghanistan to central Asian countries
CIS, Commonwealth of Independent States - an alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
capital of Uzbek, Tashkent, Taskent - the capital of Uzbekistan
Samarcand, Samarkand - city in southern Uzbekistan; Tamerlane's opulent capital in the 14th century
Kizil Kum, Kyzyl Kum, Qizil Qum - a desert in Uzbekistan to the southeast of the Aral Sea
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Republik Usbekistan
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Abdulaziz Kamilov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
London, May 5 (ANI): The Central Asian republic of Uzbekistan has won a strange honour of being perhaps the only media in the world not to report the death of Osama bin Laden at the hands of US Navy Seals, keeping 30 million people in the dark about the news of the decade.
In 1992, the Organization was expanded to include seven new members, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Republic of Azerbaijan, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Republic of Uzbekistan.
Tethys Petroleum Limited ("Tethys") is focused on oil and gas exploration and production activities in Central Asia with activities currently in the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Republic of Tajikistan and the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Uzbekistan to UNESCO is Launching the First iPhone Application With the Objective of Raising Awareness of the International Community on Rich Historical and Cultural Heritage of Uzbekistan.
On December 7, 2001 Oliy Majlis (Parliament) of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopted Resolution No.
The State Committee for Reserves of the Republic of Uzbekistan approved the oil- and gas-in-place (reserves of the C1 category by the Russian classification) of the fields at 100 BCM of gas and about 6m tons of liquids (oil & condensate).
Summary: As a follow-up to last FebruaryCOs signing of an Agreement of Cooperation between Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Uzbekistan Chamber of Commerce & Industry, HE Abdul Rahman Saif Al Ghurair, Chairman of Dubai Chamber received a large Uzbek delegation headed by HE Kamalov Akmal Saidakbarovich, Deputy Minister at the Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, Investments & Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan, on Sunday at the Chamber premises.
Eaton's young career has already taken him all over the world but he rates the Central Asian Republic of Uzbekistan as his toughest assignment to date.
FOR reasons that are nowhere near as exciting or glamorous as you might think, about 15 years ago I found myself in downtown Tashkent, the capital of the former Soviet central Asian republic of Uzbekistan, writes Graham Woods.
SCORES of people have been reported killed following an uprising against the government in the central Asian republic of Uzbekistan.
The recipients were the Million Dollar Round Table, Park Ridge, Illinois (social achievement category); the Association of Business Incubators and Technoparks of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Tashkent (economic achievement category); and the Montenegro Business Alliance, Podgorica (advocacy/public achievement category).

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