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.
Demonstrators face riot police amid reports of deaths and government offices being stormed.
Expensive customs are coming under attack by Kyrgyz politicians and religious leaders.
Five years on many in Kyrgyzstan are asking what really changed as a result of the “Tulip Revolution.”
Kyrgyzstan’s ethnic Russians, isolated and increasingly powerless, are heading to the Motherland in droves.
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