Michael Totten

With Friends Like These...

Last month I said it was time to dump “our bastard” Islam Karimov, thug-in-chief of Where-the-Hellistan (that would be Uzbekistan for those of you familiar with Central Asia) for machine-gunning dissidents. Nathan Hamm, the go-to man on all things —stan in the blogosphere, said we should wait for him to dump us.
Well, he finally dumped us. Officially.