Central Asia

14 April 2010
‘We Had Enough of Living That Way’ Premium

The new leader of Kyrgyzstan’s interim government gives her first interview to a friendly Russian ear.

By BBC Monitoring
13 April 2010
Bishkek Seeking Kremlin Cash Infusion

After cooling toward Bakiev, Moscow seems receptive to helping his would-be successors.

By EurasiaNet
13 April 2010
North and South Premium

The fortunes of Kyrgyzstan’s two most powerful cities were drastically different this week. The views of their people less so.

By Abdujalil Abdurasulov and Hamid Toursunov
8 April 2010
Not the Tulip Revolution All Over Again Premium

The similarities between Kyrgyzstan’s current unrest and the protests of five years ago are easy to spot, but they don’t tell the whole story.

By Alisher Khamidov
7 April 2010
Protests Turn Violent in Kyrgyzstan

Demonstrators face riot police amid reports of deaths and government offices being stormed.

By TOL and neweurasia
2 April 2010
The High Cost of Kyrgyz Authenticity Premium

Expensive customs are coming under attack by Kyrgyz politicians and religious leaders.

By Hamid Toursunov and Bakyt Ibraimov


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