Central Asia

Tajik child worker

12 May 2011
Responsibility Without Rights? Premium

Amid growing concern over the behavior of young Tajiks, many feel the president’s proposed solution takes away too many rights and overburdens parents.

By Farrukh Ahrorov
6 May 2011
Sticking to Its Story Premium

Bishkek plugs its ears against the painful findings of an international investigation into the ethnic violence of June 2010.

4 May 2011
Kazakhstan Needs Its Vegetables Premium

One farmer has figured out how to ride out the notorious booms and busts of the country’s wheat belt.

By David Mould
4 May 2011
China’s Economic Influence Fostering Resentment in Kyrgyzstan

Although still perceived as “other,” China supplies huge quantities of inexpensive products to willing Kyrgyz buyers. From EurasiaNet.

By Chris Rickleton
US jet, Manas air base
2 May 2011
The War on Terror, Year One Premium

On the first anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, analysts around TOL’s coverage region assessed the changes in their countries.

Oyu Tolgoi mine
29 April 2011
Scraping Out a Living at Mongolia’s Oldest Mine

It was once the country’s only coal mine, but Nalaikh’s hard-to-reach coal attracts little international or government interest these days. From EurasiaNet.

By Pearly Jacob



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