Biography of the Author Julia Chapman

Julia Chapman

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  1. Uzbekistan, home to thriving Korean community | Video
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    Uzbekistan, home to thriving Korean community | Video

    Uzbekistan is home to one of the world’s largest Korean communities. Their ancestors were deported to the Central Asian country during the era of ...
  2. Tashkent’s construction boom spurs fear of eviction | Video
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    Tashkent’s construction boom spurs fear of eviction | Video

    As Uzbekistan embarks on an ambitious series of reforms, the country is undergoing dramatic changes. Construction is booming in the capital ...
  3. Uzbekistan holds first legislative polls under pro-reform leader | Video
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    Uzbekistan holds first legislative polls under pro-reform leader | Video

    Uzbekistan has undergone radical changes since the death of dictator Islam Karimov, who led the country from the late Soviet era until 2016. The ...
  4. China increases influence in Central Asia through Belt and Road Initiative | Video
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    China increases influence in Central Asia through Belt and Road Initiative | Video

    Central Asia is growing in strategic significance as it builds partnerships through China’s Belt and Road initiative. With Russia’s role in the ...
  5. Uzbekistan addresses forced labour in cotton industry | Video
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    Uzbekistan addresses forced labour in cotton industry | Video

    Cotton is a labour-intensive crop. While mechanisation has revolutionised cotton picking in much of the West, cotton is still picked by hand in ...
  6. Russia’s black caviar industry calls for government to protect domestic producers | Video
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    Russia’s black caviar industry calls for government to protect domestic producers | Video

    Russia’s black caviar industry has called for the government to take steps to protect domestic producers. They are feeling the pinch from an ...
  7. Russia’s Putin signs laws against fake news | Video
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    Russia’s Putin signs laws against fake news | Video

    Countries around the world are grappling with fake news, and now Russia has taken a dramatic step outlawing it altogether. The ban is one of two ...