Understanding Uzbekistan's Shifting Political Landscape05:52

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Security and sustainability were the topics of a two-day conference of Central Asian countries in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, last week. Leaders in the region discussed ways to improve cooperation on political, economic, environmental and cultural issues.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson learns more from the BBC's Will Vernon (@BBCWillVernon), senior producer of the BBC News Moscow bureau.

This segment aired on November 14, 2017.

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