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This material is produced independently for NTI by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of and has not been independently verified by NTI or its directors, officers, employees, or agents. Copyright 2015.

Get the Facts on Uzbekistan

  • The U.S. Cooperative Threat Reduction program funded efforts to secure and decontaminate the Soviet era Chemical Research Institute
  • Holds over 100,000 tons of known recoverable uranium ore on its territory
  • Home to the largest Soviet bio-weapon field-testing facility at Vozrozhdeniye Island