For centuries the situation of the city along the Western Front of the Tian Shan Mountains made it a link point between Asia and Europe. Today, its strategic position has helped it to become the largest industrial and transport hub in central and south-western Asia. It has a population of about 2 142 700.
Is Tashkent part of Russia?
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Is Uzbekistan rich or poor?
What is the currency of Tashkent?
Is Uzbekistan a 3rd world country?
What is the main religion of Uzbekistan?
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