S. Frederick Starr on the Death of President Karimov

September 2, 2016: S. Frederick Starr was quoted in the Wall Street Journal obituary of Uzbek President Islam Karimov.

“Frederick Starr, an expert on Central Asia, said he expected Mr. Karimov may have paved the way for a managed succession.

“It’s hard for me to imagine that he wouldn’t have given careful thought to this””