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No life, no voice, no choice, no anything....


It almost 2 months passed after bloody conflict in Osh. But people still frightened and devastated. I’ve been in Osh when all that happened. I was one of whose who got know about it for the first witnesses’. And still, I still cannot live with the thought of what happened. I cannot recognize Osh. These bustards changed Osh, there is no those nice and friendly people, no bazaar (the symbol) of Osh. AFTER TALKING WITH BOYH SIDES OF THE CONFLICT and no one admits guilty. No one doesn’t want to make the first step. All that news about peace are bull ship. People in Osh just took the pause before strong fight. Politicians are helping only one side and even before events they always did the same.
Its government fault that they didn’t pay attention to the problem before.
Why its always happen? When you need to solve problem, first you have to make it and make it big and only then somebody will start talk about it. Now every body is talking about it. Only the laziest didn’t write or quote about it. The international organizations were reopened only for several months but it won’t help. And employers are most from the side of title nation. I really, really regret in what happening now because even international organizations cannot do right things. They throw together people and do not think that it can be very harmful.
It was just heart cry...


Lilith784's picture

Dear Svetlana, thank you for

Dear Svetlana,
thank you for sharing your thoughts and feelings. I just found a very brief articles about the riots on Wikipedia, and I will post it below. What information do you think is missing? What should we be talking about, and what kind of support does your community need? I very much look forward to hearing more of your voice.
All my best,

"In 2010, after riots in Bishkek and other major Kyrgyz cities, President Kurmanbek Bakiyev took refuge in the city to hide from protesters denouncing his government and its response to the nation's struggling economy. On May 13, 2010, Bakiyev supporters took over government buildings in Osh, and also seized the airport, preventing interim government officials from landing.[4] The protesters demanded Bakiev's return, and forced the provincial governor to flee. The former Osh provincial governor Mamasadyk Bakirov was reinstated.

On June 10, 2010, riots erupted in Osh, killing at least 100 and injuring over 1000 others.[5] Local media reported that gangs of young men armed with sticks and stones smashed shop windows and set cars aflame in the city center. Several buildings across the city were also set on fire. The city's police force proved incapable of restoring order resulting in a state of emergency being declared and the army being mobilised. [6] International intelligence sources report that the 2010 violence was initiated by the just-deposed president, Kurmanbek Bakiyev, who is said to have made a deal with foreign narco-jihadist gangs: jihadists take over southern Kyrgyzstan and initiate a shariah state in exchange for the Bakiyev family's being returned to controlling Bishkek. According to various sources, from 75,000 to 100,000 refugees have fled to Uzbekistan. Many refugee camps have been organized in the Andijan, Fergana and Namangan regions of Uzbekistan for citizens of Kyrgyzstan who cross the border seeking safety."

Svetlana Dmitrieva's picture

Hi Lilith784, I could add

Hi Lilith784,

I could add that there been injured more then 1000, (2500 or even more ) killed much more then 100 (officially 360 smth). I don’t belong that community (i mean not uzbek not kyrgyz) but I cannot see what is going on. I really want to help some how , let people know that there can be second Africa or Afghanistan. Im not asking for money Im asking for shelter for those people if they will be in safe, maybe next time when there will be tensions against russians they would help. If you have some relations with constructer organization or international orgs which can control money flow and humanitarian aid please let them know that people are really wait for them.

Svetlana Zens

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