The new Central Asia cooperation process is consolidating On March 15 and 16,  a summit  of  the five  Central Asia states (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan,  Turkmenistan,  Uzbekistan )  is   taking place  in Astana, Kazakhstan,  to discuss regional issues and …Continue reading →

Uzbekistan and Central Asia : New Geopolitical Laboratory for Stability and Peace in Eurasia After many years dedicated to the consolidation of the Uzbek nation-state under the presidency of Islam Karimov since its independence in 1991, a new direction is taken by the new …Continue reading →

Élections présidentielles en Ouzbékistan : le choix de la stabilité Article écrit par Pierre-Emmanuel Thomann  et Irina Brunereau, journaliste à Tashkent. Le 4 décembre dernier, les Ouzbeks ont choisi leur nouveau président . Ils ont élu Mr. Shavkat Mirziyoyev. Cette élection …Continue reading →

Uzbekistan and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) : contributing to Eurasian and Global geopolitical stability The presidency of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization SCO) is currently held by  Uzbekistan for 2015-2016.  The  anniversary session of the SCO Heads of States Council, is to be held in …Continue reading →

Presidential and parliamentary 2014-2015 elections in Uzbekistan: geopolitical stability is in European interest The years 2014 and 2015 have been marked by important elections in Uzbekistan as the legislative elections took place in December 2014 and the presidential elections in March 2015.  The …Continue reading →


Central Asia: a new nuclear weapon free zone In the current troubled international arena, good news go unnoticed. Since the media focus on the nuclear proliferation tendencies with the Iran and Northern Korean questions, little attention has been …Continue reading →

Ouzbékistan « The development of democracy and multi-party politics in Europe (France, Germany, European Union ) and the historical lessons to be learned for the  Uzbek political system ». Dr Pierre-Emmanuel Thomann, Director …Continue reading →