Kyrgyzstan

20 September 2016
Kyrgyz Leader Expected to Return to Work After Heart Scare

Almazbek Atambaev will likely restart his presidential duties next month after chest pains forced the cancellation of his visit to the UN General Assembly.

 
7 September 2016
Kyrgyzstan Hosts Second World Nomad Games Premium

This edition of the ethno-sports fest is bigger, brighter, and much better publicized than the original. 

 
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29 August 2016
Russia Opens Probe of Moscow Fire Tragedy Premium

Deaths of 14 Kyrgyzstani migrants underline the often hard conditions that Central Asian workers face.

 

17 August 2016
Startup Brings Internet to Remote Kyrgyz Villages Premium

Only one in seven households in the Central Asian country has the internet, and far fewer have access to broadband service.

 
15 July 2016
German Leader Meets Kyrgyzstan’s Singing President Premium

Islamic extremism and bilateral ties top the agenda as President Almazbek Atambaev meets his most important European partner.

 
12 July 2016
Activist in Kyrgyzstan Will be Retried Premium

Azimjan Askarov was among the ethnic Uzbeks sent to prison for allegedly fomenting fierce ethnic clashes in 2010.

 
29 June 2016
Kyrgyz-Kazakh Border on Alert After Anthrax Outbreak Premium

Kyrgyzstan asks Eurasian Union to help stop infected meat from crossing its border.

 
7 June 2016
Legal Conflict Escalates over Kyrgyz Gold Mine Premium

The Kyrgyz government has launched a criminal investigation of the Canadian company that owns the Kumtor mine.

 
13 May 2016
Controversial NGO Bill Dies in Kyrgyz Parliament Premium
Some analysts see rejection of bill modeled on Russia’s 'foreign agent law' as another sign of cooling relations with Moscow.
 
11 May 2016
Kyrgyz Leader Slams Russian Skinheads for Brutal Attack Premium

Trend of attacks and killings by nationalists continues, rights groups say.

 

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