August 28, 1991
Russia, Kirghizia and Kazakhstan are discussing an accord that would bind them together economically. Here's what they have to offer: KIRGHIZIA Size: 76,460 square miles Population: 4.3 million Capital: Frunze Kirghizia is famed for livestock breeding. It raises sufficient wheat for its own use plus sugar beets, grapes and rice. It has more than 500 large, modern industrial enterprises including sugar refineries, tanneries, cotton and flour mills, oil and mining enterprises.