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Gulnora Karimova
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    (July 8, 1972- )
    Born in Fergana, Uzbekistan
    Eldest Daughter of Uzbek President Islam Karimov
    Graduated from Tashkent State University of Economics (1994)
    Married Afghan-American businessman Mansur Maqsudi and had two children with him (1991-2001)
    Worked at Uzbekistan’s Mission to the United Nations (1998)
    Worked at Uzbek Embassy in Moscow (2003-2005)
    Owns Uzdunrobita, Uzbekistan's national hand phone network and Uzbekistan's gold-mining industry
    Deputy Foreign Minister for International Cooperation in Cultural and Humanitarian spheres (February 2008)
    Permanent Representative of Uzbekistan to the United Nations Office (September 2008)
    She is a daddy's girl.
    Her father nicknamed her 'GooGoosha', which she used as a stage name for her songs.
    Her bitter divorce from a wealthy American citizen strained America's relations with her country.
    She took her two children by her ex-husband to Uzbekistan without having custody for them (2001).
    Her divorce resulted in her husband's loss of his business assets in Uzbekistan.
    New Jersey placed an arrest warrant on her for child abduction.
    State media called her the 'Princess of Uzbeks.'
    Her ex-husband accused her of embezzlement of state funds and association with a prostitution ring.
    She is an ambitious businesswoman, owning nightclubs, a jewelry design business and even a cement factory.
    She was finally given custody of her kids (July 9, 2008).
    She got a Master of Arts from Harvard and a PhD in political science from University of World Economy and Diplomacy in Tashkent.
    She is now an honorary member of the Cercle Diplomatique de Geneve, meaning 'Diplomatic Circle of Geneva' (February 19, 2009).
    She is popular in Uzbekistan.
    All she wanted was a smooth divorce, not a bitter one.

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