The contemporary political history of the Fergana Valley
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- Wahhabis—Fundamentalists of the Fergana
- By Bruce Pannier, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, 23
December 1997. Uzbekistan's government last week
officially laid the blame for the murders of four members of
the militia in the eastern Uzbek city of Namangan on members
of the Wahhabi sect. It's not the first time the
Wahhabis have been accused of causing problems in the
- The Fergana Valley
- The Embassy of Uzbekistan, n.d. [ca. 2003]. This green
valley is the most picturesque oasis in Central Asia, and
provides the opportunity to combine mountain trips with
visits to old cities and archaeological sites.
- The Volatile Fergana Valley
- By Bob Kaiser and Lois Raimondo, The Washington
Post, Monday 15 July 2002. Here are combined the two
articles from the series that focus on the Fergana
Valley. Once threatened by Islamic insurgency, the region
now confronts unemployment. The questions and answers touch
upon many aspects of the Fergana Valley.