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The mass starvation of the Stalinist 1930s doesn’t figure largely in official histories of the period.
Beijing’s agreement to release ethnic Kazakhs is its only concession so far to mounting outrage over the camp system.
Three suspects held in savage attack on two rangers investigating poaching of saiga antelopes.
Long after the fall of both the Nazi and communist regimes, today's new authoritarians have come up with creative ways to wash away inconvenient knowledge.
The Internet’s vast potential for self-expression seems more relevant in Central Asia than ever before. From Eurasianet.
The Central Asian country is tied to China by a multitude of trade and ethnic links.
In an unusual program, artists team up with NGOs from Russia and Central Asia to tell their stories in visually striking ways.
Revered Kazakh boxer Serik Konakbaev wants to supplant the current head of amateur boxing, who faces U.S. accusations of abetting organized crime.