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Islamic Radicals Regroup in Central Asia

16 May 2002 TAHSKENT, 15 May (EurasiaNet)–With the US military ensconced in Uzbek bases, the Central Asian nation’s president, Islam Karimov, has proclaimed Uzbekistan safe from incursions by Islamic militants this summer. However, authorities remain concerned about Islamic radicals, especially those affiliated with the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU). Some regional analysts say the IMU […]