Central Asia

19 August 2010
Safe in the Arms of a Stranger Premium

These are anxious times for many Uzbeks in Kyrgyzstan. Some families are taking desperate measures to keep their daughters out of harm’s way.

By Ravshan Kholmurzaev
Syr Darya
10 August 2010
Water: Central Asia's New Strategic Resource Premium

Regional giant Kazakhstan has remained aloof from its neighbors' long-running disputes over water resources. That may be changing.

By Kenjali Tinibai
9 August 2010
Not Over Yet Premium

TOL Talk: Kyrgyzstan’s crisis is no longer in the headlines, but it continues nonetheless, with mass round-ups, beatings, and torture.

By Barbara Frye
3 August 2010
Below the Surface

A crashing economy and personal ills have left thousands homeless in Bishkek. Some have gone underground. From EurasiaNet.

By Dalton Bennett
30 July 2010
Punching Holes in Airtight Central Asian Elites Premium

A decentralized whistle-blower group like WikiLeaks could be the best hope to shed light on the secretive dealings of Central Asian governments.



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