Although Uzbek militants have been active in Afghanistan and Pakistan since the late 1990s, little attention has been paid to these fighters.
Afghanistan and Its Neighbors
The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) is a terrorist group founded in 1998, whose stated goal is the overthrow of the Uzbek president & to create an Islamic state in Uzbekistan.
Research Analyst Jeffrey Dressler discusses the Afghan peace talks on the 9th anniversary U.S. efforts in Afghanistan.
ISW Analyst Jeff Dressler talks to VOA's Elizabeth Lee about the militant groups currently finding refuge in Pakistan.
Selected video from September 22, 2010. From the Front Lines: Evaluating Afghanistan.