Tajikistan


3 July 2015
Moscow Blasts Draft MH17 Report, UN Asks Hungary to Rethink Tighter Asylum Proposals

Plus, a self-described IS militant uses social media to denounce his native Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan fumes over a separatist’s invitation to London.

By Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Thomas Chan Tsz Chun
 
22 June 2015
Kremlin Aide Warns U.S. Against Arms Deployment, Slovak Schools Slammed Over Roma Policies

Plus, Tajikistan moves to silence renegade special forces commander, and the UN blasts Hungary’s anti-immigrant billboards.

By Timothy Spence
 
16 June 2015
Ukraine Peace Talks Resume, Macedonia Frees Captive Migrants

Plus, four Tajikistani border guards released after months as Taliban hostages, and Kazakhstan nears the finish of a WTO membership marathon.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
 
5 June 2015
Graft Threatens Health Grants in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan

An audit by a major donor uncovers evidence of theft, imperiling programs for AIDS and tuberculosis. From EurasiaNet.org.

By Chris Rickleton
 
2 June 2015
Saakashvili Named Governor of Odessa, Tajik Top Cop Defects to IS

Plus, Russian TV revises history of 1968 Warsaw Pact invasion, and scientists are helpless against mass die-off of Central Asia’s endangered antelopes.

By Ky Krauthamer, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
 
21 May 2015
Modest Hopes for Riga Summit, Outrage After Fatal Baku Fire

Plus, Ukraine might look to host missile-defense systems and Tajikistan and China sign an extradition treaty.

By Brian Kenety, Evgeny Deulin, and Barbara Frye
 
20 May 2015
Russian Duma Targets NGO Threat, CSTO Plans for Taliban Incursion

Plus, Hungary’s Orban riles EU officials with latest anti-refugee blast; Bulgarian archeologists find an 8,000-year-old village.

By Ky Krauthamer, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
 
8 May 2015
EU Bent on Ukraine Trade Pact, Bosniaks Rounded up in Terror Raids

Plus, an Islamist militant from Tajikistan publicly repents and Russia’s hot new tank has a spot of trouble.

By Brian Kenety, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
 
4 May 2015
Fighting Flares in Ukraine, More Bad News for Media in Ex-Soviet Region

Plus, Albania’s parliament votes to open secret police files, and Russia’s Night Wolves ride into Germany.

By Timothy Spence
 
28 April 2015
EU and Ukraine Spin Their Wheels, One Dies in Bosnia Police Station Shooting

Plus, Tajikistani police take a dim view of long beards, and a Macedonian train disaster underlines the region’s migration crisis.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
 

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