Central Asia

5 February 2019
Kazakh Famine Documentary Breaks New Ground Premium

The mass starvation of the Stalinist 1930s doesn’t figure largely in official histories of the period.

 
5 February 2019
Turkmenistan Airlines Barred From EU Over Safety Concerns Premium

The carrier is the second state-owned Central Asian airline facing a big financial hit this year.

 
5 February 2019
Bishkek Hints at Beefed Up Russian Military Presence Premium

America’s imminent exit from Afghanistan could give impetus for a second Russian base in Kyrgyzstan.

 
31 January 2019
Turkmenistan Opens Transport Sector to Private Investors Premium

As ever, the president paints the move in glowing terms, glossing over the dire state of state finances.

 
29 January 2019
China Said to Free Xinjiang Camp Inmates – Into House Arrest Premium

Beijing’s agreement to release ethnic Kazakhs is its only concession so far to mounting outrage over the camp system.

 
25 January 2019
Cloudy Skies Obscure Tajik Airline Maneuvers Premium

The struggling national carrier could be taken over by a private airline rumored to be controlled by the president’s family.

 

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The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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