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Report on the talk by Chris Allan

Report on the talk by Chris Allan

On 9th October 2019, the British-Uzbek Society (BUS) held an informal talk by Chris Allan, the former British Ambassador…

Message from the Chairman

Message from the Chairman

It has been almost half a year since Shirin Akiner passed away. The Executive Committee felt it appropriate to keep…

In Memoriam – Dr Shirin Akiner (16 June 1942–6 April 2019)

In Memoriam – Dr Shirin Akiner (16 June 1942–6 April 2019)

It is with great sadness that we mark the passing of Dr Shirin Akiner, former BUS Chair and a dedicated…

Report on Annual General Meeting

Report on Annual General Meeting

The British Uzbek Society held its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, 17 October 2018. The event was attended by some…

Chairman’s Report

Chairman’s Report

BUS Developments and Activities June 2017 to June 2018…

Foreign War Graves in Uzbekistan

Foreign War Graves in Uzbekistan

One of the gauges of the humanity of a society is the way in which it treats the cemeteries and…

Suzanis – Gems of Uzbek Decorative Art

Suzanis – Gems of Uzbek Decorative Art

Suzani are handwoven silk embroideries originating from Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, specifically a region formerly known as the Emirates of Bukhara…

Summer Garden Party 2018

Summer Garden Party 2018

Some 100 people attended a marvellously organised and vibrant Summer Garden Party at the Embassy of Uzbekistan on 28 June…

Uzbek Youth Culture

Uzbek Youth Culture

Social aspects of the youth in Uzbekistan, alongside the prospects and issues that they currently face today…