Calm belies ethnic tension in southern Kyrgyzstan (AP) – 2007th Edition

FILE This Tuesday, June 15, 2010 file photo shows Kyrgyz police officers patrolling the outskirts of the southern Kyrgyz city of Osh, Kyrgyzstan. Kyrgyz authorities have failed to ensure justice for victims of last year's ethnic violence in the Central Asian nation, and that could cause a new wave of unrest, leading international human rights groups warned Wednesday June 8, 2011. Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International released their reports ahead of the first anniversary of clashes between ethnic Kyrgyz and minority Uzbeks in the southern cities of Osh and Jalal-Abad. At least 470 people, nearly three-quarters of whom were ethnic Uzbeks, were killed and some 400,000 fled their homes. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)AP – Dance music blares from reopened discos. Outdoor markets throng with shoppers. The aromas of skewered lamb waft across crowded eateries.

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