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Uzbekistan

World news about “Uzbekistan” published by euronews.

LIFE | 28/10 11:41 CET

Preserving Samarkand’s precious heritage

Preserving Samarkand’s precious heritage

'Mirror of the world', 'Garden of the Soul', 'Jewel of Islam', the legendary Uzbek city of Samarkand on the ancient Silk Road has earned many such glorifying epithets. It took the Emperor Timur 35 years to transform Samarkand into a fairy tale capital. From 1370 on artisans…