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Tashkent
Uzbek: Toshkent, Тошкент
Roushie: Ташкент

Toshqand, Toshkand
Aerial view o Tashkent

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Tashkent is located in Uzbekistan
Tashkent
Tashkent
Location in Uzbekistan
Coordinates: 41°16′N 69°13′E / 41.267°N 69.217°E / 41.267; 69.217Coordinates: 41°16′N 69°13′E / 41.267°N 69.217°E / 41.267; 69.217
Kintra Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Uzbekistan
Province Tashkent Province
Settled 5t tae 3rd centuries BC
Government
 • Mayor Rakhmonbek Usmonov
Area
 • Total 334.8 km2 (129.3 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 2,200,000
 • Density 6,600/km2 (17,000/sq mi)
Time zone   (UTC+5)
Website http://tashkent.uz/

Tashkent (Uzbek: Toshkent, Тошкент; Roushie: Ташкент‎, literally "Stane Ceety") is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Uzbekistan an o the Tashkent Province. The offeecially registered population o the ceety in 2008 wis 2.1 million.

Twin touns — sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Tashkent is twinned wi: