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In 1926, the city became the capital of the newly established Kirghiz ASSR and was renamed "Frunze" after Mikhail Frunze, Lenin's close associate who was born in Bishkek and played key roles during the revolutions of 1905 and 1917 and during the Russian civil war of the early 1920s Independence era The early 1990s were tumultuous In June 1990, a state of emergency was declared following
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Back in Time in Kochkor After a second night at Issyk-Kul Lake we drove to Kochkor where we will spend the next two nights with a local family The Germans, we have met yesterday, weren’t able to repair their bicycle and therefore need to return to Bishkek to get the required spare parts We gave them a lift to the next town where our local guide Erkin helped them to arrange transport
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