Islam Karimov

Uzbekistan Vows ‘All Forces and Resources’ to Help U.S. with NYC Investigation

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev of Uzbekistan has offered the United States “all forces and resources” necessary to properly investigate the case of Sayfullo Saipov, the 29-year-old arrested after allegedly barreling through a Manhattan bicycle lane, killing eight, and reportedly telling authorities he killed in the name of the Islamic State.


Manhattan Truck Jihad Puts Radical Islam Spotlight on Uzbekistan

New York authorities have reportedly identified the terrorist behind a truck attack leaving at least eight dead on Tuesday as Uzbek national Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov – the latest in a series of attackers to hail from the extremely repressed former Soviet nation.

TASHKENT, UZBEKISTAN - AUGUST 16: (ISRAEL OUT) An Uzbek woman outside the Juma Mosque on August 16, 2006 in Tashkent in the central Asian country of Uzbekistan. Fifteen years after the breakup of the former USSR, the millions of Muslims living between the Caspian Sea and China, who for decades …