Nukus

Nukus

Nukus (Uzbek: Nukus, Нукус; Karakalpak: No'kis, Нөкис; Kazakh: No'kis; Russian: Нукус) is the sixth-largest city in Uzbekistan, and the capital of the autonomous Karakalpakstan Republic. It has a population of 271,400 (2010 estimate). The population of Nukus as of April 24, 2014 was approximately 230,006. The Amu Darya river passes west of the town.

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