1 September. Soviet Union
Mostly located in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.
2,620 km. Uzbekistan / Turkmenistan / Tajikistan / Afghanistan
Moved to Tashkent, 1925 - 1930
First information about Tashkent as city settling is in the ancient east sources of the second century before A.D. In China sources it was called Yuni; in the inscription of the year 262 before A.D. the name Tashkent was appeared from the Turkic sources of 9-12 centuries. In Russia in 15th century it was famous as Tashkura.
0.30% The larger of only two doubly landlocked countries in the world.
Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan
Cousin of the prophet Muhammad
Translates "the living king" connected with Kusam ibn Abbas, cousin of the prophet Muhammad buried there
3,078 km. Kazakhstan / Kyrgyzstan / Uzbekistan / Tajikistan