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China Joins Russia's Hockey League
July 21, 2016
China Joins Russia's Hockey League
Red Star Kunlun joins the KHL, but is China ready to embrace ice hockey?
China Joins Russia's Hockey League
China’s Political Firewall – Mass Arrest of Lawyers
August 12, 2015
China’s Political Firewall – Mass Arrest of Lawyers
For the international community it is business as usual, even as China detains hundreds of human rights defenders.
China’s Political Firewall – Mass Arrest of Lawyers
Loss of 2022 Olympics a Blow to Kazakhstan’s LGBT Community
August 12, 2015
Loss of 2022 Olympics a Blow to Kazakhstan’s LGBT Community
The Games were one of the few hopes LGBT individuals had for defending against growing repression.
Loss of 2022 Olympics a Blow to Kazakhstan’s LGBT Community
A Tale of Two Kazakh Cities
July 31, 2015
A Tale of Two Kazakh Cities
Almaty may have lost the Olympics, but people like it better than Astana. Some recommended reads for the weekend.
A Tale of Two Kazakh Cities
EXPO in Kazakhstan: Nepotism and Corruption Revealed
July 22, 2015
EXPO in Kazakhstan: Nepotism and Corruption Revealed
Exits by senior officials uncover problems in the event organizer.
EXPO in Kazakhstan: Nepotism and Corruption Revealed
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics Heats Up
June 10, 2015
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics Heats Up
Will Almaty be “Keeping it Real” in 2022 or will Beijing prove to be a “Joyful Rendezvous upon Pure Ice and Snow”?
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics Heats Up
Can China Get to 'Olympic Blue'?
March 25, 2015
Can China Get to 'Olympic Blue'?
China is promising clean air in Beijing if it wins the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Can China Get to 'Olympic Blue'?
In Kazakhstan, Hope and Skepticism About Hosting 2022 Olympics
October 09, 2014
In Kazakhstan, Hope and Skepticism About Hosting 2022 Olympics
The Games could put the country on the map. But not everybody is excited about the idea.
In Kazakhstan, Hope and Skepticism About Hosting 2022 Olympics
The 2022 Winter Olympics Will Be in Asia
October 09, 2014
The 2022 Winter Olympics Will Be in Asia
Because nobody else wants them.
The 2022 Winter Olympics Will Be in Asia
Will Beijing Get Another Olympics?
July 10, 2014
Will Beijing Get Another Olympics?
The Chinese capital may become the first to host both Summer and Winter Olympics, by default.
Will Beijing Get Another Olympics?
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