The "Stans" of Central Asia
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Guest: Chad Clay, Director the USAID Enterprise Development Project in Central Asia (based in Kazakhstan).
You’ve heard of Afghanistan and Pakistan. But how about Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan?
Can you place these countries on a map? Do you know their history? What do these Central Asian nations, formerly of the Soviet Union, tell us about Islamic terrorism, oil, and U.S. Foreign Policy?
Learn something new today. If you’ve never heard of the “Stans” or don’t understand their geopolitical importance, you won’t want to miss today’s INSIDE SCOOP.