Central Asia

17 July 2018
A Free-ish Market in Uzbekistan

A change of name at the country’s biggest trade center symbolizes a new way of doing business in Central Asia’s most populous country.

 
17 July 2018
Mongolia’s Child Jockeys: Tradition or Business?

Thousands of children as young as five compete in races that can last for hours.

 
13 July 2018
Kazakhstan’s Strongman Gains Even More Power

Meanwhile, celebrations of the establishment of Astana as the capital 20 years ago include a giant squirrel art installation.

 
12 July 2018
Tajikistan Sentences Journalist to 12 Years in Jail

Khairullo Mirsaidov’s case has garnered little attention from the international community. From Eurasianet. 

 
2 July 2018
Russia, Belarus, and Turkmenistan Among Worst Human Trafficking Offenders in the World

U.S. State Department’s annual Trafficking in Persons report can result in penalties limiting access to international assistance.

 

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