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Kyrgyzstan History

HISTORY: BEFORE INDEPENDENCE In the fifteenth century. Kyrgyz nomadic shepherds, coming from the territories north of present-day Mongolia, began to occupy both sides of the Tian Shan range (current border between China, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan). From the beginning of the 1700s, severely attacked by the Mongols, many of these nomadic groups concentrated on the territory… Read More »

Kyrgyzstan Wildlife and Economy

Animals and Plants What is growing in Kyrgyzstan? Much of the landscape of Kyrgyzstan is steppe. Only grass and no trees grow there. Only 4 percent of the country’s area is covered by forest. Nevertheless, the country in the Jalalabad region has the largest walnut forest in the world. Most trees grow between 1,500 and… Read More »

Kyrgyzstan Overview

Kyrgyzstan Respublikasy Official language Kyrgyz Capital Bishkek Form of government Parliamentary republic Area 199.900 km² Residents 5,150,000 Currency Som Time zone UTC + 6 License plate KS Internet TLD .kg Telephone area code 00996 (Source: ALLCITYCODES) Geography Kyrgyzstan (officially Kyrgyzstan Respublikasy, German Kyrgyzstan or Kyrgyzstan) is located in Central Asia. The former Soviet Republic has… Read More »