This file photo shows a young Kyrgyz man wearing a traditional hat and holding a national flag next to a large Kyrgyz cap (Kalpak) during a rally marking “National Flag Day” and “Kyrgyz cap Day” at the central Ala-Too Square in Bishkek. Photo: AFP This file photo shows a young Kyrgyz man wearing a traditional hat and holding a national flag next to a large Kyrgyz cap (Kalpak) during a rally marking “National Flag Day” and “Kyrgyz cap Day” at the central Ala-Too Square in Bishkek. Photo: AFP
This file photo shows a young Kyrgyz man wearing a traditional hat and holding a national flag next to a large Kyrgyz cap (Kalpak) during a rally marking “National Flag Day” and “Kyrgyz cap Day” at the central Ala-Too Square in Bishkek. Photo: AFP

Uproar in Kyrgyzstan over dog wearing national hat

Lawmakers demanded the dog’s owner be brought to justice for the “insult”

Topic |   Central Asia
This file photo shows a young Kyrgyz man wearing a traditional hat and holding a national flag next to a large Kyrgyz cap (Kalpak) during a rally marking “National Flag Day” and “Kyrgyz cap Day” at the central Ala-Too Square in Bishkek. Photo: AFP This file photo shows a young Kyrgyz man wearing a traditional hat and holding a national flag next to a large Kyrgyz cap (Kalpak) during a rally marking “National Flag Day” and “Kyrgyz cap Day” at the central Ala-Too Square in Bishkek. Photo: AFP
This file photo shows a young Kyrgyz man wearing a traditional hat and holding a national flag next to a large Kyrgyz cap (Kalpak) during a rally marking “National Flag Day” and “Kyrgyz cap Day” at the central Ala-Too Square in Bishkek. Photo: AFP
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