Uzbekistan (UZB. O'zbekiston, Uzbekistan or Uzbek. O'zbekiston Respublikasi, the Independence of the Republic) is a country situated in the Central part of Central Asia. The name of the state "Republic of Uzbekistan" and "Uzbekistan" are equivalent. Bordering States: to the East, Kyrgyzstan; in the northeast, the North and North-West of Kazakhstan; in the South-West and South — Turkmenistan; on the South by Afghanistan and southeastern Tajikistan.
Uzbekistan has an exit to the Aral sea, however, is one of two countries (along with Liechtenstein), for which access to the ocean it is necessary to cross the territory of two States: all neighbouring countries also do not have access to the ocean.
Uzbekistan is a neutral state.
The state language of Uzbekistan is Uzbek.
The capital of Uzbekistan is Tashkent.
The official language is Uzbek.
Registan square ("a sandy place" Wed eponymous desert in Iran) is one of the most famous places of Samarkand. In the middle ages served as the Central square of the city. Currently is an architectural ensemble of three massive buildings — madrassahs: Madrassah Tilla-Kari (pers. "gold plated") is the Central building of the same mosque on site, 1660 Gur-Emir mausoleum (UZB. Go ri Amir from pers. گور امیر — "grave of Emir") is the mausoleum of Tamerlane (Amir Timur) and his family (of Tamerlane in Samarkand.Kalyan minaret (UZB. Minorai Kalon, Taj. Manori kahlon — Great minaret) is the oldest minaret in Bukhara, part of the complex POI-Kalyan, is the tallest building in old Bukhara, the height of 46.5 meters..