Central Asia

17 January 2019
Turkmenistan May Boost Size of Army: Report

The neutral Central Asian state rarely comments on reports of tension along its border with Afghanistan.

 
10 January 2019
The Fresh Spring of Ignorance

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.

By Peter Gross
 
9 January 2019
Kyrgyzstan Instagram Star Comes of Age and Flies the Nest

The Internet’s vast potential for self-expression seems more relevant in Central Asia than ever before. From Eurasianet.

By Chris Rickleton
 
8 January 2019
Uzbekistan Scraps Exit Visas

End of travel controls is latest milestone in country’s emergence from despotism.

 
4 January 2019
Mongolia Declares Hybrid War on Smog

Low emission cars are hugely popular, but a multi-pronged approach is required to tackle Ulaanbaatar’s pollution.

 

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