Euronews travels to Kokand

This week the Euronews channel in the program “Postcards from Uzbekistan” showed a story about one of the historical cities of Uzbekistan in the city of Kokand. Leading programs went to the Fergana Valley to get to know more about

Devil Plateau

Samarkand is one of the most ancient and well-known cities in the world. Many interesting and even mystical legends are associated with it. During its existence, many legendary figures have visited it, such as Genghis Khan, Tamerlane, Alexander the Great

The Great Silk Road

In the history of human civilization, there is a large number of examples of quite a long mutually beneficial economic and cultural cooperation between the peoples and countries that were at the same time different religious, political and ethnic traditions.

Baikonur Cosmodrome

In winter, February 12, 1955 the Central Committee of the Communist Party and the USSR Council of Ministers, it was decided to establish a research center of rocket design and testing. One of the challenges was to determine the location

History of Turkmenistan

History of Turkmenistan The great state of Turkmenistan there is a very long time. Excavations that are carried out on the territory of the present republic indicates that this life was born in the era of the Stone Age. During

Kunya Urgench

Kunya Urgench is a very ancient capital of Northern Khorezm and is considered an architectural and historical reserve, which is situated near the capital of Turkmenistan. This city is the capital of Northern Khorezm is mentioned in manuscripts that date


Khujand is a small ancient city, located in the Republic of Tajikistan, near the capital. The population of Khujand, there are over 140,000 people. Khujand is considered a very ancient city of Tajikistan. Its history began in the 6-7 century.

Afrasiab town

Afrasiab town Initially, the city called "Samarkand" - did not exist on map of Uzbekistan... In 7-8 centuries another city was formed in its place. It was named after the famous king Afrasiab. Separated by deep ravines and rivers, surrounded