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Rebel Tartan - Uzbek Cotton

Cotton is used in every day clothing totalling 70% overall, the worlds leading cotton trade is Uzbekistan, where the government focus farmers to grow cotton if not they can face fines or removal from their farms. 82 more words

BA2b: Collaboration

Uzbekistan to join Turkmenistan-India gas pipeline project

  • Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev said Uzbek experts would travel to Turkmenistan to discuss Tashkent’s role in the pipeline
  • “We have agreed that Uzbekistan will also take part in this project,” says Mirziyoyev…
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Humanitarian Hypocrites of Britain

The whizzing rocket foray against Syria by the US and Britain and France was a charade. This mini-blitz in a futile quasi-macho display of military bangity-bang was designed to show the world that Trump Washington was determined to prove its superiority over everyone. 656 more words

Samarkand, Uzbekistan to Dushanbe, Tajikistan

I get very restless if I spend even a day not cycling. I don’t know why, but that’s what happens. When I’m not traveling, I regularly skip gym days. 2,149 more words


The real issue

I suspect the real issue with the many varieties of Wolaitta and its ilk is that there’s no real standardised version of that language. The same can be said of any other language in the world. 180 more words

Uzbekistan - The Madrassah with Lions

The image of is the sun with a face rising over the back of a liger, a lion-tiger.  It is found in a mosaic on Sher-Dor Madrasah portal at Registan Square in Samarkand.  174 more words


Nukus to Samarkand, Uzbekistan

A lot of riding and writing in this post, with fewer pictures. The scenery has been dull and somewhat unchanging day-to-day. This post covers three separate sections of the last bit of time. 2,768 more words