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Uzbek Activists Urge Caution in Returning Gulnara’s Ill-Gotten Gains
July 30, 2019
Uzbek Activists Urge Caution in Returning Gulnara’s Ill-Gotten Gains
As reports stir of pending asset returns, a group of activists urge international stakeholders to be cautious in how they proceed.
Uzbek Activists Urge Caution in Returning Gulnara’s Ill-Gotten Gains
What are the Prospects for Reform in Uzbekistan?
May 14, 2019
What are the Prospects for Reform in Uzbekistan?
A panel of experts say that prospects for genuine reform in Uzbekistan look promising, but are not guaranteed.
What are the Prospects for Reform in Uzbekistan?
Uzbek Presidential Daughter Takes First Work Trip
April 29, 2019
Uzbek Presidential Daughter Takes First Work Trip
The Uzbekistan president’s daughter focused on youth issues in her first appearance as a public servant.
Uzbek Presidential Daughter Takes First Work Trip
Why Do We Watch the Shuffling of Officials in Central Asia So Closely?
February 15, 2019
Why Do We Watch the Shuffling of Officials in Central Asia So Closely?
In one day, out the next -- what does the shuffling of officials in Central Asia really tell us?
Why Do We Watch the Shuffling of Officials in Central Asia So Closely?
Uzbekistan’s 2019 Strategy: Foreign Investments a Key Focus
February 01, 2019
Uzbekistan’s 2019 Strategy: Foreign Investments a Key Focus
Execution of the strategy agenda in full is unlikely, but it nevertheless gives a sense of government priorities for 2019.
Uzbekistan’s 2019 Strategy: Foreign Investments a Key Focus
Uzbek Judge Grants Defendant's Request to Investigate Torture Allegation
March 14, 2018
Uzbek Judge Grants Defendant's Request to Investigate Torture Allegation
Jailed Uzbek journalist Bobomurod Abdullayev claims he was tortured and a judge agreed to grant his petition for an expert's examination.
Uzbek Judge Grants Defendant's Request to Investigate Torture Allegation
Cutting Out the Kingmaker: Mirziyoyev at a Crossroads
March 09, 2018
Cutting Out the Kingmaker: Mirziyoyev at a Crossroads
Reform and regime consolidation in Uzbekistan share much of the same path, what comes next is key.
Cutting Out the Kingmaker: Mirziyoyev at a Crossroads
Uzbek Secret Police Reportedly Kicked off Imprisoned Journalist’s Case
February 26, 2018
Uzbek Secret Police Reportedly Kicked off Imprisoned Journalist’s Case
President Mirziyoyev continues to undermine the SNB, while observers wonder if he's serious about human rights reforms.
Uzbek Secret Police Reportedly Kicked off Imprisoned Journalist’s Case
President Mirziyoyev Takes Aim at Uzbek Security Services
December 26, 2017
President Mirziyoyev Takes Aim at Uzbek Security Services
In his first end-of-the-year speech, the Uzbek president recounted his reform efforts and set new targets.
President Mirziyoyev Takes Aim at Uzbek Security Services
Unraveling Grand Corruption in Uzbekistan
August 09, 2017
Unraveling Grand Corruption in Uzbekistan
A Dance With the Cobra: Confronting Grand Corruption in Uzbekistan aims to explain the tangled web of corruption in Uzbekistan.
Unraveling Grand Corruption in Uzbekistan
Uzbek Authorities Say Gulnara in Custody, Facing Additional Charges
July 29, 2017
Uzbek Authorities Say Gulnara in Custody, Facing Additional Charges
The statement by Uzbek authorities is a few years late but another sign of progress.
Uzbek Authorities Say Gulnara in Custody, Facing Additional Charges
Return to Tashkent: EBRD President in Uzbekistan to Discuss Revamping Cooperation
March 16, 2017
Return to Tashkent: EBRD President in Uzbekistan to Discuss Revamping Cooperation
After a decade, the EBRD may be returning to Uzbekistan – riding optimism that a new regime can chart a new course.
Return to Tashkent: EBRD President in Uzbekistan to Discuss Revamping Cooperation
<em>WSJ</em> Scoop Shines Light on Fate of Karimova’s Daughter
January 18, 2017
WSJ Scoop Shines Light on Fate of Karimova’s Daughter
A recent article included a morsel of information about Gulnara’s teenage daughter.
WSJ Scoop Shines Light on Fate of Karimova’s Daughter
What’s the Mish-Mish on Gulnara Karimova?
November 23, 2016
What’s the Mish-Mish on Gulnara Karimova?
An anonymous source says she's dead, another anonymous source says she's alive.
What’s the Mish-Mish on Gulnara Karimova?
What Happens to Uzbek Opposition to CASA-1000 if Karimov Is Dead?
September 02, 2016
What Happens to Uzbek Opposition to CASA-1000 if Karimov Is Dead?
Given the potential successors, continuity looks like the most likely option.
What Happens to Uzbek Opposition to CASA-1000 if Karimov Is Dead?
Succession Question Looms Larger Than Ever as Uzbek Government Confirms President Hospitalized
August 29, 2016
Succession Question Looms Larger Than Ever as Uzbek Government Confirms President Hospitalized
Confirming Karimov's hospitalization is big news. Tashkent has never before admitted the president could be in ill-health.
Succession Question Looms Larger Than Ever as Uzbek Government Confirms President Hospitalized
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