MOSCA – Another piece of the former USSR ignites: the Karakalpakstana Republic ofUzbekistan semi-autonomous since the 1930s. At least five people have died in clashes between demonstrators and the police, but there are probably many more. Impossible to know for sure because the Internet and mobile and fixed telephone connections were interrupted at the first breath of protest as early as June 27.
Uzbekistan, blood in Karakalpakstan. The president tries to cancel the right to secession, the protest of the “orphans” of the Aral Sea explodes