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Will Pakistan Part Ways With Its Proxies?
September 13, 2017
Will Pakistan Part Ways With Its Proxies?
The recent BRICS declaration can be read as a gentle push from China for Pakistan to ditch the Taliban.
Will Pakistan Part Ways With Its Proxies?
Uzbek Refugee Facing Terrorism Charges In the US
August 05, 2015
Uzbek Refugee Facing Terrorism Charges In the US
Fazliddin Kurbanov, arrested in 2013, is about halfway through his trial in Idaho.
Uzbek Refugee Facing Terrorism Charges In the US
Tajikistan Closes Eastern Region to Tourists
May 16, 2015
Tajikistan Closes Eastern Region to Tourists
Recent fighting across the border in Afghanistan has made authorities nervous.
Tajikistan Closes Eastern Region to Tourists
More Trouble on the Kyrgyz-Uzbek Border
May 13, 2015
More Trouble on the Kyrgyz-Uzbek Border
An Uzbek border guard killed a Kyrgyz man smuggling potatoes from a mostly ethnic Tajik exclave belonging to Uzbekistan.
More Trouble on the Kyrgyz-Uzbek Border
Is ISIS Behind Threats in Uzbekistan?
May 05, 2015
Is ISIS Behind Threats in Uzbekistan?
Probably not. Attribution is difficult and there is very little verifiable information.
Is ISIS Behind Threats in Uzbekistan?
6 Myths of Muslim Radicalization in Central Asia
April 22, 2015
6 Myths of Muslim Radicalization in Central Asia
Are Western policies in the region based on a series of myths?
6 Myths of Muslim Radicalization in Central Asia
ISIS Looks for Foothold in Central Asia
January 18, 2015
ISIS Looks for Foothold in Central Asia
The terrorist organization seeks to take advantage of a security vacuum in the Fergana Valley.
ISIS Looks for Foothold in Central Asia
Can the US and China Cooperate on Counterterrorism?
July 23, 2014
Can the US and China Cooperate on Counterterrorism?
There are strong arguments to suggest they should, if only the political hang-ups could be overcome.
Can the US and China Cooperate on Counterterrorism?
Central Asia: Dim Security Prospects Ahead?
December 03, 2013
Central Asia: Dim Security Prospects Ahead?
As U.S. interest in the region wanes, the prospects for Central Asia security are uncertain at best.
Central Asia: Dim Security Prospects Ahead?
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