Uzbekistan or the official name Republic of Uzbekistan (Republic of Uzbekistan) is a country in Central Asia that is surrounded by landlocked countries (doubly landlocked country) bordering Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan. Places and Turkmenistan Uzbekistan used to be part of the Soviet Union.
Alexander the Great took possession of the land of Uzbekistan in 367 BC. Later, this land was annexed as part of the Persian Empire. The 6th century before being taken over by the Mongol Empire of Genghis Khan in 1220. In the 13th century, the warlord Timur (Tamerlane) had power over Mongol and established his own kingdom in Samarkand. Which Timer became the symbol of the creation of the Uzbek nation in modern times
The 19th century, when the Russian Empire expanded its powers in the Central Asian region Uzbekistan became part of the Soviet Union. Named Uzbekistan Soviet Socialist Republic Before receiving independence after the collapse of the Soviet Union on August 31, 1991. The country is republican democracy model.