Revered Kazakh boxer Serik Konakbaev wants to supplant the current head of amateur boxing, who faces U.S. accusations of abetting organized crime.
Speculation swirls as Nazarbaev retires a loyal aide rumored to have fallen foul of his aspirational daughter.
Officials tell Ankara’s ambassador not to meddle and deny reports Gulen followers may soon be deported.
Kazakh government treads a fine line between staying friendly with Beijing and protecting the interests of its co-ethnics in Xinjiang.
A new book focuses on Tajik society’s turn to Islam as a means of coping with disorder. From openDemocracy.
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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.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.