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Not So Quiet on the Uzbek-Kyrgyz Front

26 June 2000 OSH-On 8 June, Uzbek border security guards shot at a truck belonging to Kyrgyz citizen Aidar Malabaev as it was moving along a small road through Sokh, an ethnic Uzbek enclave on Kyrgyz territory. The Uzbek soldiers believed the vehicle was proceeding into Uzbek territory and opened fire when the driver did […]