Long cut off from its historical ties to Central Asia, Beijing now sees Xinjiang as a keystone of China’s security, development, and energy policy.
One AIDS charity has tarnished itself by its association with Gulnara Karimova. But it could still salvage the whole sorry mess.
TOL Reports: Along one of Central Asia’s main drug-trafficking routes, a Kyrgyz doctor helps addicts survive under one roof.
Interviews with refugees from Andijan reveal that the authorities continue to harass and terrorize their loved ones back home.
TOL Talk: Five years after the Andijan massacre, Europe still treats Tashkent with kid gloves.
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Claire Micallef (Switzerland), Going on Assignment in Prague, July 2017
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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.
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It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.