What is the Kyrgyz Republic?

Fun facts:

  • Highest country in Asia
  • Home to ‘The Epic of Manas’ the world’s longest epic poem
  • Still uses the Cyrillic alphabet which is abnormal among the Central-Asian countries. ¬†Most have moved to new alphabets as a show of moving away from Russian control.

 

While we get more content ready for this section you can read through the Kyrgyzstan entry in Wikipedia for a great primer on the country.