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Uzbekistan cuts off gas to Kyrgyzstan

Categories: Eastern & Central Europe, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan has cut off contracted supplies of natural gas to Kyrgyzstan [1], blogs Laurence at Registan, a move Kyrgyz officials see as motivated by their government's rescue of 439 Uzbek refugees following violence in the Uzbek city of Andijan in late July. A comment on this post offers another perspective.