The leaders of Pakistan, Turkey and Iran arrived in Uzbekistan on Thursday for a regional economic summit, amid a diplomatic push by the Muslim countries to assert their influence in Central Asia.
Uzbekistan, a Central Asian country with a predominantly Muslim population, has been praised for its efforts to reform its religious policies and improve its human rights record under President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, who came to power in 2016.
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev of Uzbekistan has reshuffled his administration in a move that analysts say reflects his insecurity and desire to tighten his grip on power.
The price of Gold, a traditional safe haven asset, have soared to record highs in Uzbekistan amid economic challenges and currency devaluation.
Uzbekistan’s President Mirziyoyev announces early elections after a referendum approves constitutional changes, potentially extending his power until 2040.
Uzbekistan passes constitutional amendments allowing President Shavkat Mirziyoyev to run for two more terms, raising concerns about democracy and pluralism.
Uzbekistan’s new law criminalizes domestic violence and provides protection for victims, marking a significant step for women’s rights.
Uzbekistan is preparing to hold a referendum on a new constitution that could extend the rule of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev until 2040. The vote, scheduled...