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Terror and Protest: 2 Trials End in Kazakhstan
November 29, 2016
Terror and Protest: 2 Trials End in Kazakhstan
As Astana faces its 25th independence anniversary, Kazakhstan has some introspection to do on its much-touted unity.
Terror and Protest: 2 Trials End in Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan Details Foiled Terrorist Plots
September 07, 2016
Kazakhstan Details Foiled Terrorist Plots
The Kazakh security service says it disrupted eight separate Islamist groups in 2016 alone.
Kazakhstan Details Foiled Terrorist Plots
Kazakhstan Committed to Opening Economy and Modernizing Society
July 04, 2016
Kazakhstan Committed to Opening Economy and Modernizing Society
“The interests of our overseas partners are taken fully into account when new policy is being shaped.”
Kazakhstan Committed to Opening Economy and Modernizing Society
A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia
June 30, 2016
A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia
"The nexus is a 21st century challenge for Central Asia that requires concerted national and international efforts."
A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia
Kazakhstan’s Security Council Bid and Its Troubling Rights Record
June 25, 2016
Kazakhstan’s Security Council Bid and Its Troubling Rights Record
Before it becomes the first Central Asian country to join the Security Council, a closer look is in order.
Kazakhstan’s Security Council Bid and Its Troubling Rights Record
Rumblings in Kazakhstan: A Warning for Central Asia?
June 23, 2016
Rumblings in Kazakhstan: A Warning for Central Asia?
Domestic discontent and economic hardship put Central Asia's regimes at risk.
Rumblings in Kazakhstan: A Warning for Central Asia?
Kazakhstani Narratives About Aktobe Solidify
June 17, 2016
Kazakhstani Narratives About Aktobe Solidify
Kyrgyzstan's mine headache, European and Eurasian integration, timekeeping in the Pamirs; weekend reads.
Kazakhstani Narratives About Aktobe Solidify
Kazakhstan Changes Tone on Unrest
June 14, 2016
Kazakhstan Changes Tone on Unrest
Does Nazarbayev’s statement on the Aktobe incident signal a move toward the illiberal?
Kazakhstan Changes Tone on Unrest
Kazakhstan Determined to Stay the Course of Sustainable Growth
June 13, 2016
Kazakhstan Determined to Stay the Course of Sustainable Growth
A collective international effort is the best response to terrorist outrages like Aktobe.
Kazakhstan Determined to Stay the Course of Sustainable Growth
After Aktobe Attacks, Many Questions Remain
June 10, 2016
After Aktobe Attacks, Many Questions Remain
Astana is looking abroad for demons to blame for the violence last weekend.
After Aktobe Attacks, Many Questions Remain
Nazarbayev Speaks: Warns of a Color Revolution in Kazakhstan
June 09, 2016
Nazarbayev Speaks: Warns of a Color Revolution in Kazakhstan
The Kazakh president blamed instigators from abroad for recent violence and protests.
Nazarbayev Speaks: Warns of a Color Revolution in Kazakhstan
Russian Defense Minister Visits Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan
June 08, 2016
Russian Defense Minister Visits Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan
Sergei Shoigu embodies Moscow's concerns about whether Central Asia can manage security, internally and on its periphery.
Russian Defense Minister Visits Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan
Kazakhstan: Accused Coup Makers, Attacks, and Silence at the Top
June 07, 2016
Kazakhstan: Accused Coup Makers, Attacks, and Silence at the Top
“The head of the state is maintaining this issue under his control.”
Kazakhstan: Accused Coup Makers, Attacks, and Silence at the Top
Kazakh Authorities Blame Aktobe Violence on 'Radical, Non-Traditional Religious Movements'
June 06, 2016
Kazakh Authorities Blame Aktobe Violence on 'Radical, Non-Traditional Religious Movements'
After shoot-outs at two gun shops in Aktobe, attackers stole a bus and rammed the gates of a National Guard base.
Kazakh Authorities Blame Aktobe Violence on 'Radical, Non-Traditional Religious Movements'
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