O zbekiston dating
Since the 1960s, the decade when the overuse of the Aral Sea water began, it has shrunk to less than 50% of its former area and decreased in volume threefold.Reliable, or even approximate data, have not been collected, stored or provided by any organization or official agency.Following the breakup of the Soviet Union, it declared independence as the Republic of Uzbekistan on 31 August 1991.Uzbekistan has a diverse cultural heritage due to its storied history and strategic location.
Uzbekistan is a major producer and exporter of cotton.
Uzbekistan lies between latitudes 37° and 46° N, and longitudes 56° and 74° E.
It stretches 1,425 kilometres (885 mi) from west to east and 930 kilometres (580 mi) from north to south.
The area was conquered by Uzbek Shaybanids in the 16th century, moving the centre of power from Samarkand to Bukhara.
The region was split into three states: Khanate of Khiva, Khanate of Kokand, and Emirate of Bukhara.