· June, 2011

Stories about Uzbekistan from June, 2011

Uzbekistan: Tashkent undergoes a dismantling pandemia

  5 June 2011

One of the most discussed topics in Tashkent, the capital city of Uzbekistan, is the local authorities’ decision to “dismantle” large portions of the city without providing any explanations to the residents. Samira reports with exclusive on-the-ground photographs.

Uzbekistan: A Dissident Poet Released

  5 June 2011

Noah Tucker writes that the Uzbekistan authorities released Yusuf Juma, the poet and activist who was jailed for slander in 2008 after publishing a series of poems related to the 2005 Andijon protests.