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Bish·kek

 (bĭsh′kĕk, bēsh′-) Formerly Frun·ze (fro͞on′zə)
The capital of Kyrgyzstan in the north-central part of the country on the Chu River west-southwest of Almaty, Kazakhstan. Built on the site of a fort established in 1825, it was taken by the Russians in 1862.

Bishkek

(bɪʃˈkɛk)
n
(Placename) the capital of Kyrgyzstan. Pop: 828 000 (2005 est). Also called: Pishpek Former name (1926–91): Frunze

Bish•kek

(bɪʃˈkɛk)
n.
the capital of Kyrgyzstan, in the N part. 616,000. Formerly, Pishpek (until 1926), Frunze (1926–91).
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Noun1.Bishkek - the capital of Kyrgyzstan (known as Frunze 1926-1991)Bishkek - the capital of Kyrgyzstan (known as Frunze 1926-1991)
Kirgizia, Kirgizstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Kyrgyzstan, Kirghizia, Kirghizstan, Kirgiz, Kirghiz - a landlocked republic in west central Asia bordering on northwestern China; formerly an Asian soviet but became independent in 1991
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A resident of Bishkek appealed to police to get his $31,000 back that he gave to Azamat Aitkulov, son of attorney Akramidin Aitkulov, the press service of the Bishkek police said.
Man appeals to police demanding $31,000 which he gave to son of attorney Ikramidin Aitkulov AKIPRESS.COM - A resident of Bishkek appealed to police to get his $31,000 back that he gave to Azamat Aitkulov, son of attorney Akramidin Aitkulov, the press service of the Bishkek police said.
BISHKEK -- Pakistan and Kyrgyzstan agreed to raise the volume of bilateral trade to$10mn, media reported.
ISLAMABAD -- Mayor of Bishkek, Aziz Surakmatov during his meeting with Ambassador of Pakistan Faisal Niaz Tirmizi has suggested the signing of a Sister City Agreement between Bishkek and Islamabad.
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BISHKEK, May 18, 2011 (TUR) -- The "Turkish Products Fair" opened in Bishkek city of Kyrgyzstan on Wednesday with a ceremony.
Bishkek branch of the National Bank of Pakistan; 18.
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BISHKEK -- The embassy of Pakistan at Bishkek has apprised that some fraudulent elements from Pakistan Origin are indulged in human smuggling of innocent Pakistanis to Kyrgyzstan.
The Development Agency of Bishkek makes introduces for public discussion a draft resolution of the Bishkek City Council on establishing the procedure for issuing certificates of residence and registration for citizens without permanent residence in the city of Bishkek.