Video Transcript

Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, is a big city. All kinds of people there, a big economy. Looks like tourism is picking up. We saw way more tourists in Uzbekistan than in Tajikistan. Tashkent, wide streets, very well-planned, huge, tall buildings, they got a tower that looks like the tower in Seattle. Good infrastructure, they have a metro system that was built by the Soviets, but it's still working very good, very well. And again you feel totally safe. No issues at all. You can tell, women and children, everybody feels safe. People are going about their business. Very safe, and a beautiful city, Tashkent.

In this video, a U.S. Army lieutenant colonel discusses Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan.