Central Asia

2 October 2015
Global Trends Hit Mongolian Economy

The country’s lifeline is its mining industry, but Chinese and other foreign interest is waning.

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1 October 2015
Poland to Repatriate Poles in Ex-USSR
Warsaw to fund return of ethnic Poles expelled by Stalin to Kazakhstan, Ukraine and beyond.
30 September 2015
Lawyer of Banned Tajik Islamic Party Held
Buzurgmehr Yorov is representing party leaders accused of complicity in deadly attacks on a defense ministry complex.
29 September 2015
Ban Nuclear Weapons, Kazakh Leader Tells UN
Russia, Ukraine snub each other in an eventful 70th anniversary General Assembly session.
28 September 2015
Kazakhstan Schoolbook: Crimea is ‘Russian’

Ukraine’s Embassy in Astana demands explanation from Kazakh ministers.

28 September 2015
Tajikistan to Criminalize 'Witchcraft'

After targeting beards and lavish parties, President Rahmon seeks harsher punishment for witch-doctors, fortune-tellers.




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