Tuesday, December 06, 2011

Uzbek child labour and Uzbek human rights violation

This morning's Independent quotes Tim Collins telling representatives of the Bureau of Investigative Journalism (who he thought were working on behalf of the government of Uzbekistan):
"And where we want to get to – and this will take time, this is where David's team are magical – is you get to the point where even if they type in 'Uzbek child labour' or 'Uzbek human rights violation', some of the first results that come up are sites talking about what you guys are doing to address and improve that, not just the critical voices saying how terrible this all is."
Let's see what we can do to slow that process down:
And, of course, the best source on Uzbekistan is Murder in Samarkand by Craig Murray (who blogs here).

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