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"Final Fantasy X": Zanarkand (Samarkand, Uzbekistan)

According to the Final Fantasy team, one major source of inspiration for Zanarkand was Samarkand (in more ways than just the name, of course)!

First, I’ll show you Zanarkand and then Samarkand: 113 more words

Issue 6!

Issue 6 of the Magazine is out. The cover story is on Vietnam 40 years after the war ended, and other lead pieces look at how to assess the… 524 more words

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2015 AVC U23 - Uzbekistan

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Asian Volleyball Championships - Under 23

1st Asian Under-23 Volleyball Championships

This is the first edition of the Asian Volleyball Championships – Under 23 Women’s Division.
It is held from 1 to 9 May 2015 at the Philippine Sports Complex (PSC) Arena, also known as Ultra ( 948 more words

Asian Volleyball Championships - Under 23

Corruption in Uzbekistan is out of control. We can’t let the country’s obscurity allow this problem to go ignored.

I can’t pretend that I knew a lot about Uzbekistan before I visited. That was part of the allure of the place I suppose; the fact that it was a complete mystery. 787 more words


Fazul Rahim and Alexander Smith: ISIS-Linked Fighters Tighten Grip in Afghanistan, Outmatch Taliban Brutality

NBC News —KABUL, Afghanistan — Foreign militants fighting under the black flag of ISIS are conquering territory in northern Afghanistan, terrorizing residents and outmatching the Taliban’s brutality, villagers and local officials told NBC News. 73 more words