Admission offices in Uzbekistan have released figures on the enrollment process for the 2014/2015 school year. According to the State Test Center on average there are 9.36 persons applying for each college spot this year – and while tax and law careers are losing their previous popularity, medical and acting are enjoying increased demand.
Father Dimitriy, chair of the Missionary Commission at the Diocesan Council in Moscow, spoke at a roundtable in the Russian parliament, asking legislators to support a project to create translations of the New Testament into the languages of Central Asia.
Alikul Sarymsakov, who has been fighting for the interests of Zaaminsky district, was committed to Jizzakh psychiatric hospital last week. Shukhrat Rustamov, a member of the Human Rights Alliance of Uzbekistan and Sarymsakov’s legal council, is on his way to Jizzakh to rescue his client.
Abdreshid Kushaev, well known among Uznews.net readers for his prolific comments, is trying to emigrate from Uzbekistan. He has spent the last three weeks appealing to the embassies of Christian nations in Tashkent for asylum.