Uzbek Presidential Election, 2007 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

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Uzbek Presidential Election, 2007

IWPR Central Asia
4 Jan 08
While the regime claims Islam Karimov was endorsed by a thumping 88 per cent of voters, critics suspect the alternative candidates did far better than the official figures show.
IWPR Central Asia
29 Dec 07
Few surprises can be expected in an election where the candidates all agree the incumbent is the country’s best option.
IWPR Central Asia
24 Dec 07
While the OSCE cites grave democratic shortcomings, there will be no shortage of praise from the election observers sent by former Soviet states.
IWPR Central Asia
21 Dec 07
As everyone knows who is going to win the Uzbek presidential ballot, it is not surprising that media campaigning has lacked drama and urgency.