Uzbeks

The Uzbeks (Uzbek: Oʻzbek, Ўзбек, اوزبک‎, plural: Oʻzbeklar, Ўзбеклар, اوزبکلر‎) are a Turkic ethnic group native to wider Central Asia, being the largest Turkic ethnic group in the area. They comprise the majority population of Uzbekistan but are also found as a minority groups in Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Russia and China. Uzbek diaspora communities also exist in Turkey, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, USA, Ukraine and other countries.

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EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 25 June 2024 English

As part of the wider Indo-Pacific, South Asia has vital geostrategic importance for the EU, facing significant challenges to the rules-based international order. The Indo-Pacific is rapidly evolving and becoming …

they are familiar and the ethnic minority Tajiks, Uzbeks and Hazaras do not wish to be governed by the Taliban


World Bank Group · 24 June 2024 English

This report provides a high-level assessment of Tajikistan's water security status across different water security dimensions (endowment, sector architecture, performance and outcomes) with the aim of highlighting where efforts should …

population (roughly 80%) comprises ethnic Tajiks, while Uzbeks, Russians, and Kyrgyz constitute significant minority


World Bank Group · 24 June 2024 English

This report provides a high-level assessment of the Kyrgyz Republic's water security status across different water security dimensions (endowment, sector architecture, performance and outcomes) with the aim of highlighting where …

Republic of which 73.5% is Kyrgyz, followed by Uzbeks at 14.7% and Russians at 5.5% (Chotaeva, 2021)


World Bank Group · 24 June 2024 English

This report provides a high-level assessment of Kazakhstan's water security status across different water security dimensions (endowment, sector architecture, performance and outcomes) with the aim of highlighting where efforts should …

population. Other ethnic groups include Ukrainians, Uzbeks, Tatars, 2 Formerly known as Akmolinsk, Tselinograd


ORF: Observer Research Foundation · 13 June 2024 English

The past half a decade has been tumultuous. A continuing global recovery from the pandemic. Geopolitical flashpoints such as wars in Ukraine and Gaza. The US left Afghanistan in 2021 …

is ethnically diverse, ranging from Tajiks and Uzbeks to Uyghurs and Pashtuns. A few Indians have also


World Bank Group · 4 June 2024 English

The main population is comprised of Tajiks and Uzbeks, also Russians and Tatars, and Afghans (the refugee


CEIP: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace · 16 May 2024 English

Putin’s war on Ukraine marks the end of the near abroad—the idea that Russia enjoys a special status in much of the post-Soviet space. But while Russia’s neighbors are seeking …

[The Freedom Inquiry: The Secret Deals That Left Uzbeks Without Gas], Ozodlik Radiosi, February 9, 2023


SIGAR: Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction · 30 April 2024 English

Isaiah Campbell) 14 SPECIAL INSPECTOR GENERAL I AFGHANISTAN RECONSTRUCTION VOICES OF THE DIASPORA -------- VOICES OF THE DIASPORA Since the fall of the Afghan government in 2021, SIGAR has interviewed …

landed in Uzbekistan on August 15, 2021. He said the Uzbeks attempted to move Afghan Air Force planes and helicopters they did not know how to operate the aircraft. The Uzbeks damaged many of the planes and helicopters in the


SIGAR: Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction · 26 April 2024 English

Since the fall of the Afghan government in 2021, SIGAR has interviewed members of the Afghan diaspora in the United States and overseas about the current situation and their previous …

landed in Uzbekistan on August 15, 2021. He said the Uzbeks attempted to move Afghan Air Force planes and helicopters they did not know how to operate the aircraft. The Uzbeks damaged many of the planes and helicopters in the


UN: The United Nations · 22 April 2024 Chinese

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Siddique, Taliban Accused Of Forcibly Evicting Ethnic Uzbeks, Turkmen In Northern Afghanistan, Radio Free Europe/Radio 2021), https://www.rferl.org/a/taliban-evictions-uzbeks-turkmen/31601904.html; A/HRC/52/84, para. 45-49


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