The British Ambassador’s Belly Dancer said all that one could about Uzbekistan

by Rashmee

Posted on September 3, 2016


News of Ismail Karimov’s “ill health” reminded me of a chilly February night in London eight years ago, watching a play titled ‘The British Ambassador’s Belly Dancer’. The envoy in question was Britain’s disgraced real-life ambassador in Uzbekistan Craig Murray. The belly dancer was his then-girlfriend Nadira Alieva, who he met in Tashkent and for … Continue reading “The British Ambassador’s Belly Dancer said all that one could about Uzbekistan”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK