Uzbeg


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Noun1.Uzbeg - a member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas
Turki - any member of the peoples speaking a Turkic language
2.Uzbeg - the Turkic language spoken by the Uzbek
Turkic, Turkic language, Turko-Tatar, Turki - a subfamily of Altaic languages
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At first the Eurasian area was dominated by a political structure that had chosen Islam as its state religion by 1313, under the reign of the Khan Uzbeg.
Large scale, heavily armed and lavishly financed militias, like the Uzbeg militia led by the infamous General Dostam, were organized by the Soviets before their pullout in 1989, and proved effective in staving off the collapse of the Soviet-supported regime--until they turned against it.
Border issues over Afghanistan were hammered out between Gorchakov and Granville to the satisfaction of both, and Russian occupation of the strategic Uzbeg town of Khiva was accepted on the assurance that this would be temporary.