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21 January 2018 14:54 (South Africa)

No end in sight to Kyrgyz violence

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

About 400,000 ethnic Uzbeks have fled their homes in Kyrgyzstan in the wake of ethnic violence. Only 100,000 have made it to Uzbekistan, others have sought refuge in camps along the Uzbek border. On Thursday ethnic Uzbeks accused the Kyrgyz army of involvement in the attacks. The military has denied these allegations. Read more: AP

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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