One year after the beginning of Shavkat Mirziyoyev’s presidency, the formerly closed state of Uzbekistan is turning into an active regional player. If this trend continues, Tashkent could become a leader among the Central Asian states.

Stanislav Pritchin, Academy Robert Bosch Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House

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Overview

One year after the beginning of Shavkat Mirziyoyev’s presidency, the formerly closed state of Uzbekistan is turning into an active regional player. If this trend continues, Tashkent could become a leader among the Central Asian states.