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  1. 14:31 Karimov's youngest daughter thanks Uzbekistanis for their recovery wishes for her fatherRead the original story

    41 min ago | AkiPress

    President Karimov's youngest daughter Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva thanked people of Uzbekistan on her Facebook page for their get well wishes to her father and said these wishes help her father to recover. The first reports about hospitalization of President Islam Karimov appeared on Sunday.

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  2. Uzbek leader recovering from brain hemorrhage, daughter saysRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | The Japan Times

    ... was helping her father's recovery. The message came after reports in some media that Karimov, 78 - the only ruler Uzbekistan has known since gaining independence in 1991 - had died after the brain hemorrhage. The Tashkent government has made no ...

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  3. Uzbek PM leads national celebration; president still illRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    In this file photo taken on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, Uzbek President Islam Karimov greets U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry before a meeting at the Palace of Forums on the President's Residential Compound in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. President Islam Karimov's daughter Lola Karimova posted a message Monday on Instagram, saying her father suffered a brain hemorrhage Saturday and is now in stable condition in intensive care.

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  4. MOSCOW (AP) - Uzbekistan's prime minister is leading the nation's...Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Daily Times

    In this file photo taken on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, Uzbek President Islam Karimov greets U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry before a meeting at the Palace of Forums on the President's Residential Compound in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. President Islam Karimov's daughter Lola Karimova posted a message Monday on Instagram, saying her father suffered a brain hemorrhage Saturday and is now in stable condition in intensive care.

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  5. On Instagram, Karimov's Daughter Suggests Uzbek President AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Weekday Magazine

    Amid conflicting reports about the condition of Uzbekistan's president, Islam Karimov, a message posted from a social-media account of his youngest daughter early on August 31 suggests that he is still alive. The post on the Instagram account of Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva expresses gratitude to the public for "kind words of support and best wishes for the speedy recovery of our president."

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  6. As in life, so in (possible) death: rumours swirl of enigmatic and ruthless Uzbek president's demiseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Islam Karimov's regime was one of the world's most secretive and opaque for a quarter of a century, and now his apparent demise is equally shrouded in mystery. Uzbekistan's president, a dictator who was ruthless with his opponents and even locked away his own daughter, is rumoured to have died on Monday, though there has been no official confirmation.

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  7. What next? Opaque Uzbekistan faces transition anxietiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    People walk at a central market in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016. News agencies report a concert marking Uzbekistan's 25th anniversary of independence from the Soviet Union has been cancelled amid uncertainty about the health of the country's hospitalized president.

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  8. Mystery of missing authoritarian president plunges Uzbekistan's future into uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Moscow: Whether Uzbekistan's president is at death's door or has already passed through is unclear, but that may not be the greatest uncertainty facing the country - it's what comes after his death.

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  9. Speculation swirls that man who ruled Uzbekistan with an iron fist...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Only one man has ruled the Central Asian nation of Uzbekistan since it gained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. Islam Karimov was the Uzbek leader even before independence, and he has held on to power for more than a quarter of a century with all the tools at a despot's disposal, his many critics say.

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  10. A Moment of HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Craig Murray

    The apparent end to the power of my old adversary Islam Karimov gives a brief moment of hope for change in Uzbekistan. It is worth recalling that Karimov was a member of the last Soviet politburo, and was a part of the failed hard line "communist" coup against Gorbachev.

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  11. Uzbekistan: Mystery Over President's Health Leaves Nation in LimboRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | EurasiaNet

    Authorities in Uzbekistan have acknowledged that President Islam Karimov suffered a cerebral hemorrhage on August 27. Beyond that, not much else is known for sure. A dose of absurdity was injected August 30 into the mystery surrounding the fate of Uzbekistan's president, Islam Karimov, as a state media outlet carried a report about world leaders offering the incapacitated leader congratulations on the country's upcoming 25th anniversary of independence.

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  12. Succession looms in Uzbekistan amid uncertainty over leader's conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    In this file photo taken on July 10, 2015, Uzbekistani President Islam Karimov gestures while speaking to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a summit in Ufa, Russia. Three days after he was hospitalized with a cerebral hemorrhage, it remained unclear on Tuesday afternoon whether Islam Karimov, the 78-year-old strongman who built Uzbekistan into a modern authoritarian state, was alive or dead.

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  13. Uzbek Leader in Intensive Care After Brain HemorrhageRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Uzbek President Islam Karimov is pictured during his meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the Palace of Forums in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, Nov. 1, 2015. Speculation abounds about the state of health of Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov, but media reports that he has died have not been confirmed, the Kremlin said Tuesday.

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  14. Uzbek leader Islam Karimov hospitalized after strokeRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... to our family's right to privacy. I will be grateful to everyone who will support my father with prayers." The Uzbekistan presidency's press service issued a statement Sunday on its website saying the 78-year-old "is currently hospitalized. ...

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  15. Uzbekistan's president hospitalized after strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WMDT

    The president of Uzbekistan, Islam Karimov, was hospitalized Saturday morning after suffering a brain hemorrhage, according to the long-time strongman's daughter, Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva. On Monday, she posted a family photo on her official Facebook page with an announcement about her father's illness.

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  16. Amid Conflicting Reports, Fate Of Ailing Uzbek President Remains UnclearRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    ... to make a public appearance in Tashkent on September 1 during celebrations marking the 25th anniversary of Uzbekistan's independence. He has ruled Uzbekistan since before the Soviet collapse of 1991. His long rule and tight control have raised ...

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  17. Kremlin says reports that Uzbek President is dead not confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Reuters

    Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov attends a joint news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, August 29, 2006. Picture taken August 29, 2006.

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  18. 15:19 Tashkent to celebrate Independence Day on September 1Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | AkiPress

    Celebrations and festivities in honor of the 25th anniversary of Uzbekistan's Independence will be held in all cities and regions of the country on September 1, said the administration of the city of Tashkent...

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  19. Islam Karimov: Ex-Soviet strongman who dominates UzbekistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Yahoo!

    Long lambasted for brutally crushing dissent, Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov has kept a stranglehold on power for over 25 years -- even at the expense of his own daughter. The veteran leader, 78, now fighting for his life in intensive care according to his family, has played Russia, China and the West off against one other to avoid total isolation after steering his strategic state out of the collapse of the Soviet Union.

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  20. Uzbekistan's only leader in intensive careRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    Uzbek President Islam Karimov meets with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his delegation at the Palace of Forums in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. Photo / AP The man who has ruled Uzbekistan since the fall of the Soviet Union has suffered a stroke and is in intensive care, his daughter said on Monday, raising questions about stability and succession in one of the most autocratic and closed countries in the world.

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