Uzbekistan has cancelled the celebration on independence Day.

В Узбекистане отменили торжества на День независимости, - источник

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Uzbekistan has canceled the official celebrations on the occasion of the independence Day of the Republic, scheduled for September 1. It is reported by the Uzbek service of the BBC, citing its own sources.

The reason for the decision is not called.

The source has no information whether this is due to information about possible death of the President Islam Karimov.

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