The mass starvation of the Stalinist 1930s doesn’t figure largely in official histories of the period.
The carrier is the second state-owned Central Asian airline facing a big financial hit this year.
America’s imminent exit from Afghanistan could give impetus for a second Russian base in Kyrgyzstan.
As ever, the president paints the move in glowing terms, glossing over the dire state of state finances.
Beijing’s agreement to release ethnic Kazakhs is its only concession so far to mounting outrage over the camp system.
The struggling national carrier could be taken over by a private airline rumored to be controlled by the president’s family.
#PragueMediaPoint Conference for journalists, media professionals, and scholars
The 2019 edition of Prague Media Point will highlight these types of inspiring examples and more. We will offer a mix of scholarly presentations, including keynote addresses; sessions with innovators explaining their solutions; and networking opportunities to promote the exchange of know-how. As in years past, the conference will have a special regional focus on Central and Eastern Europe, though we look forward to covering cases and trends from other parts of the world. – WHAT’S WORKING
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.