Lake Baikal is an incredible ecosystem threatened by a Mongolian dam and pipeline. From The Conversation.
Though modest, the deal brings a rare ray of hope for Turkmenistan’s shrinking state finances.
Omurbek Babanov earlier said he would address supporters in mass rally despite the charges against him.
Both Kabul and the Taliban appreciate Tashkent’s quiet diplomacy, but peace talks still seem a distant prospect.
Thirty years on from the end of the Soviet intervention in Afghanistan, war veterans have to deal with contemporary conflicts in their search for friendship and recognition. From openDemocracy.
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The 2019 edition of Prague Media Point will highlight these types of inspiring examples and more. We will offer a mix of scholarly presentations, including keynote addresses; sessions with innovators explaining their solutions; and networking opportunities to promote the exchange of know-how. As in years past, the conference will have a special regional focus on Central and Eastern Europe, though we look forward to covering cases and trends from other parts of the world. – WHAT’S WORKING
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