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31 05, 2017

Later Uighurs – Central Asian History

By |2019-01-16T14:44:19-07:00May 31st, 2017|Central Asia, History|0 Comments

Important to Uighur history: Yakub Beg Uighurs become independent After the collapse of the Mongol Empire about 1600 AD, the Uighurs regained their independence. Earlier Uighurs Who were the Mongols? All our Central Asia articles The Uighurs convert to Islam The Uighurs kept on living in the eastern part of Central Asia. (That [...]

30 05, 2017

Russian Revolution – History of Russia

By |2019-04-02T04:57:25-07:00May 30th, 2017|Central Asia, History|0 Comments

Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution What led to the Russian Revolution? By the late 1800s, after the Crimean War, people in Asia were looking at the new republican governments in Europe and the United States, and beginning to ask why they couldn't vote for their leaders too. Russia and the Crimean [...]