Muslims seek voice in a changing Uzbekistan

      Published on Monday, 1 July , 2019      161 Views     
Muslims seek voice in a changing Uzbekistan

  • Gulf TV, Qatar, Doha

Last year Muminjonova was one of 10 students excluded from a university in Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan for violating dress code by sporting the hijab, a staple of female Islamic dress. Over 90 percent of Uzbekistan’s population is Muslim and social conservatism runs deep, especially in the provinces of the 33 million-strong republic.





 

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