Central Asia

19 July 2016
Almaty Shooting Suspect Identified

Lone gunman adopted radical Islam in prison says security chief. 

18 July 2016
Four Dead in Almaty Shootout

Three police and a civilian reported killed when two men attacked a police station today.

15 July 2016
German Leader Meets Kyrgyzstan’s Singing President

Islamic extremism and bilateral ties top the agenda as President Almazbek Atambaev meets his most important European partner.

13 July 2016
Kazakh Businessman Accused of Plotting Coup

Tohtar Tuleshov also allegedly funded a shadowy, multinational crime syndicate whose existence is in doubt.

12 July 2016
Mongolian Dam Funding Paused Over Russian Concerns

In a rare show of unity, the Kremlin and environmental groups concur on the risks posed to unique Lake Baikal by the proposed dam.




Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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