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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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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.
Bishkek city council discusses the preparations for the events dedicated to the 140th anniversary of Bishkek.
Currently, Uzbekistan Airways operates flights from Tashkent to Bishkek twice a week.
Petersburg - Bishkek motocross has died in a road accident in Kazakhstan, the press service of the Bishkek mayor's office said.
Rosneft closed the acquisition of Bishkek Oil Company.
BISHKEK, May 18, 2011 (TUR) -- The "Turkish Products Fair" opened in Bishkek city of Kyrgyzstan on Wednesday with a ceremony.
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs on Tuesday said that the Embassy of India in Bishek managed to evacuate all Indian nationals, stranded in the towns of Osh and Jalal-Abad, to Bishkek late last night.
Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Sapar Isakov has approved the Bishkek forest-park project and assigned the mayor's office the task to start working on a detailed action plan on implementation of this project.
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.
BISHKEK, Mar 25, 2011 (TUR) -- The secretary general of Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) received honorary doctorate from Bishkek Humanities University in Kyrgyz capital of Bishkek on Friday.
59 areas of Ala-Archa and Alamedin rivers are susceptible to river bed evolution, the Bishkek city council reports.
Bishkek Prospekt Mira will be renamed to Chyngyz Aitmatov Street.