Central Asia

29 November 2018
Kyrgyzstan Drawn Into China’s Muslim Crackdown Premium

The Central Asian country is tied to China by a multitude of trade and ethnic links.

 
27 November 2018
ISIS Involved in Mass Prison Riot, Dushanbe Admits Premium

Official stance marks turnaround for regime, which typically blames ‘terrorism’ on local Islamist group.

 
20 November 2018
A New Eurasian Order?
Kazakhstan is hoping to reap economic benefits from performing a balancing between China and Russia. From The Conversation.
By Moritz Pieper
 
20 November 2018
Tajik Mega-Dam Starts Producing Power Premium

Rogun dam project was for long a sore point with neighbor Uzbekistan, but international investors felt the potential gains outweighed the risk.

 
19 November 2018
Kyrgyzstan Catches Quinoa Fever Premium

Local farmers are eager to try the high-value grain, but lack of equipment and red tape are holding them back.

 
12 November 2018
Getting the Message Across Premium

In an unusual program, artists team up with NGOs from Russia and Central Asia to tell their stories in visually striking ways.

By Kate Syme-Lamont
 

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