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Once, in 2013, Kyrgyzstan halted water for its reservoirs, and at least 11 regions of Uzbekistan suffered shortages.
The giant irrigation projects began in the 1960s in the dry lands of Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan.
In December 1991, Dostum turned to the newly independent country of Uzbekistan and its dictator, President Islam Karimov, for aid.
He solicited aid from many regional players, including Iran and Uzbekistan in particular but also Russia and Turkey.
He has been backed over the years by the Soviet Union, Iran, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Russia, and the United States.
Republic located in central-west Asia, bounded by Kazakhstan to the west and north, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan to the east, Afghanistan to the south, and Turkmenistan to the southwest. Its capital and largest city is Tashkent.