For years, the Pentagon paid airport fees to Turkmenistan that it should not have paid. How much was paid and how it was used remain open questions. From EurasiaNet.
Divorce is on the rise in Tajikistan, and many women are paying the price.
Most ethnic Uzbeks have returned to Kyrgyzstan from temporary Uzbek exile, but some say they left under pressure. From EurasiaNet.
Visits by top U.S. officials to Baku may signal Washington’s search for an alternative to its base in Kyrgyzstan. From EurasiaNet.
As some of the underlying causes of the violence in Kyrgyzstan come to light, so does the realization that they will not be easy to fix.
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