Public Lecture: Modern Geopolitical Situation in Central Asia and Key Role of Uzbekistan

Turdikul Suvanovich Butayarov

Where: ISB 160 (auditorium), When: Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

In his lecture, Butayarov will discuss the past, current state and regional prospects of Central Asia as well as the main external geopolitical actors, important aspects and modern trends in the region.


About the speaker:

Butayarov is a long-time diplomat and deputy chief editor at the national newspaper for Uzbekistan. Among other posts, he served as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary at the Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Republic of Kazakhstan (2000-2008), as well as a counsellor at the Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the U.S.A., Washington D.C (1996-1998).


Event sponsored by the Department of History, Politics, International Relations, and Religious Studies

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

Browning Hall, Interdisciplinary Science Building, Room 160 - the auditorium
8274 Big Bend Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63119