Kyrgyzstan’s State History Museum Awaits Post-Soviet Airbrushing

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A man widely thought to be former U.S. President Ronald Reagan rides a Pershing missile. The museum opened in 1984.

A man wearing a cowboy hat and an American-flag shirt sits astride a Pershing missile. His face has been peeled away, exposing his skull.

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David Trilling is EurasiaNet's Central Asia editor.

Kyrgyzstan’s State History Museum Awaits Post-Soviet Airbrushing

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