Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov dies
Uzbek President Islam Karimov has died after suffering a stroke at the age of 78. Islam Abdugʻaniyevich Karimov was the first President of Uzbekistan, in office from 1990 to 2016.
Uzbekistan is a Central Asian nation and former Soviet republic. It's known for its mosques, mausoleums and other sites linked to the Silk Road, the ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean. Samarkand, a major city on the route, contains a landmark of Islamic architecture: the Registan, a plaza bordered by 3 ornate, mosaic-covered religious schools dating to the 15th and 17th centuries.
So let's do:
1. Name the Uzbekistan's President, who has died after suffering a stroke at the age of 78?