All posts tagged “Kazakhstan

Mausoleum of Khwaja Ahmad Yasavi, Turkistan, Kazakhstan
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Turkistan, Kazakhstan, not Tukmenistan

I’m not at all sure I remembered when all those ‘stans’ appeared on my radar. Did I know about them before the Soviet Union fell apart, or did they just appear in the news so gradually it seemed like they were always there? There’s Uzbekistan,… Read more