Central Asian people
Central Asia is a diverse land with many ethnic groups, languages, religions and tribes. This article discusses all of the above, and includes the demographics of the nations of the five former Soviet...
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Demography of Afghanistan
The population of Afghanistan is around 31 million as of the year 2013, which includes the 2.7 million Afghan diasporeans that are residing temporarily in Pakistan and Iran. The nation is composed of ...
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Mongols
The Mongols are a Central and Northern Asian (Inner Asia) ethnic group. Although the largest Mongolian group consists of the inhabitants of Mongolia, they also live as minorities across Northern Asia,...
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Demographics of Tajikistan
The Demographics of Tajikistan is about the demographic features of the population of Tajikistan, including population growth, population density, ethnicity, education level, health, economic status, ...
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Tibetan people
The Tibetan people (Tibetan: བོད་པ་) are an ethnic group that is native to Tibet. They number an estimate of 7.8 million. Significant Tibetan minorities also live outside of Tibet Autonomous Region (T...
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Tuvan people
The Tuvans or Tuvinians (Tyvan: Тывалар, Tyvalar; Mongolian: Tuva) are a Turkic ethnic group living in southern Siberia. They are historically known as one of the Uriankhai, from the Mongolian...
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Uyghurs
The Uyghurs /ˈwiːɡər/ (Uyghur: ئۇيغۇر‎, ULY: Uyghur ; [ʔʊjˈʁʊː]; Old Turkic: ; simplified Chinese: 维吾尔; traditional Chinese: 維吾爾; pinyin: Wéiwú'ěr) are a Turkic ethnic group l...
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Uzbeks
The Uzbeks (Oʻzbek, pl. Oʻzbeklar) are the largest Turkic ethnic group in Central Asia. They comprise the majority population of Uzbekistan but are also found as a minority group in Afghanistan, Tajik...
Turkic peoples
The Turkic peoples are a collection of ethnic groups that live in northern, eastern, central, and western Asia, northwestern China, and parts of eastern Europe. They speak languages belonging to the T...
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Jamshid Karimov
Jamshid Karimov (Uzbek: Жамшид Каримов; Russian: Джамшид Каримов, born 1967) is an investigative journalist in Uzbekistan. He has been a prominent critic of the administration of Islam Karimov, th...
Yarkant County
Shache (Yarkant) County or Yarkand County (lit. Cliff city) is a county in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China, located on the southern rim of the Taklamakan desert in the Tarim Basin. It is ...
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Kazakhs
The Kazakhs (also spelled Kazaks, Qazaqs; Kazakh: Қазақ  qɑzɑ́q , Қазақтар  qɑzɑqtɑ́r ; the English name is transliterated from Russian) are a Turkic people of the northern par...
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Id Mirab
Id Mirab (Chinese: 埃德·米拉布; pinyin: Āidé·Mǐlābù) was a Kyrgyz leader who revolted against the government of Xinjiang in 1932 in the Kirghiz rebellion in the Tian Shan mountains. He was defeated...
Sherig-ool Oorzhak
Sherig-ool Dizizhikovich Oorzhak ([ʃærɪɡɔːl dɪzɪʒɪɡovɪtʃ ɔːrʒʌk] (Russian: Шериг-о́ол Дизижи́кович О́оржак), born July 24, 1942 in the village of Shekpeer [ʃækpæːr] in independent People's Republic of...
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Miran Bakhsh Mughal
Miran Bukhsh was the elder son of Ebraheem bin Qutab Din and was great-grandson of Abdul Aziz Mughal. He had three sons, Siraj Din, Pir Bukhsh and Roshan Din. Genealogy records owned by Muhammad Aslam...
Nikolai Dzhumagaliev
Nikolai Dzhumagaliev (Cyrillic: Николай Джумагалиев, born 1952) is a Kazakh serial killer and cannibal. He was found to have killed seven women before he was caught in 1980 and it was suspected, that ...
Aiy
Aiy (Sakha: Айыы, Turkish: Ayıhı, Azerbaijani: Ayıhı, Bulgarian: Айъ or Айы, Russian: Айыы) are benevolent spirits in Yakuts mythology. They are creators of the world and of the fabulous land of the Y...
Koraish Sultan
Koreish Sultan was son of Abdurashid Khan.Probably his father appointed him as governor of Khotan since 1533 where he was governing till 1588. After the death in 1570 of Shah Khan in one of skirmishe...
Afghans in Tajikistan
The population of Afghans in Tajikistan consists largely of refugees from the various wars which have plagued Afghanistan. They form the vast majority of all refugees in Tajikistan; the other refugees...