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751 Battle of Talas Muslim armies face Chinese in Central Aisa
 
950 Death of al-Farabi Otrar Philisopher
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705 Arabs, under Qutayba ibn Muslim, launch a holy war against Transoxiana from Merv.
711 Khiva Captured by Arabs
728 Arab attempt to forcibly convert Transoxiana to Islam, resulting in general revolt.
737 Battle of Kharistan
750s Semirechye & eastern Syr Darya come under rule of Qarluqs while western Syr Darya comes under rule of Oghuz (Ghuzz).
820 rise of Tahirid Emirate in Khurasan, extending into Transoxiana.
 
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673 - 704 31 Arab raids across Oxus in an attempt to capture Bukhara & Soghd.
689 Arab occupation of Termez.
709 Arabs capture Bukhara & Samarkand.
712 Arabs subdue Khwarezm & recapture Samarkand.
710 Samarkand Captured by Umayad Dynasty
729 Battle of Baykand
729 Siege of Kamarja
737 Battle of Baggage
800s - 900s 100 Bowl with kufic border, from Samarkand, Uzbekistan, is made. It is now kept at Musée du Louvre, Paris.
875 Persian Samanid dynasty (Sunni) obtains administration of Transoxiana, with its capital in Bukhara, from Caliph.
950s - 1050s 100 Zoroaster
Khwarazm
985 Seljuq Turks, a ruling tribe of Oghuz, move to vicinity of Bukhara.
999 Ghaznavids defeat Samanids in Khurasan & Qarakhanids capture Bukhara, Samanid capital.
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552 Turks destroy Juanjuan Empire & establish Turkic Khaganate, nominally divided into Western & Eastern Khanates.
580 Turks Unified by Tardu
582 Turkic Khaganate officially breaks up into Western & Eastern Khanates.
Turgesh
699 - 766 67
Balasagun
Turkistan Balasagun 67 Founded as a successor of West Turkish empire.
601 Turks under command of Tardu siege China's capital Xian
724 Battle of Day of Thirst
KaraKhanid
840 - 1212 372
Kashgar, China. 372 First Turkic dynasty to embrace Islam.
950s conversion of Qarakhanids & Uighurs from Buddhism to Islam under Satuq Bughra Khan (d.955).
924 Mongol Khitans defeat Kirghiz.
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751 Battle of Talasa
 
900 Burana Tower at Balasagun Kyrgestan