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Does Kazakhstan's New Law on Revoking Citizenship Matter?
July 12, 2017
Does Kazakhstan's New Law on Revoking Citizenship Matter?
International law frowns on creating stateless persons, but Astana's irritating exiles can afford to buy new passports.
Does Kazakhstan's New Law on Revoking Citizenship Matter?
5th Round of Astana Syria Peace Talks End Without Agreement
July 07, 2017
5th Round of Astana Syria Peace Talks End Without Agreement
The de-escalation zones, let alone which country's "military observers" would maintain them, remain under discussion.
5th Round of Astana Syria Peace Talks End Without Agreement
Trump Diamond: An Unsuccessful Bid for the Astana Skyline
June 30, 2017
Trump Diamond: An Unsuccessful Bid for the Astana Skyline
A McClatchy investigation uncovered an unsuccessful attempt by Trump to make his mark on the steppe.
Trump Diamond: An Unsuccessful Bid for the Astana Skyline
Center of the World: This Week in Astana, Kazakhstan
June 07, 2017
Center of the World: This Week in Astana, Kazakhstan
The SCO summit, the opening of EXPO 2017 and Syrian peace talks are bringing the world to Kazakhstan.
Center of the World: This Week in Astana, Kazakhstan
Astana Expo 2017: Future Energy and a Kazakh Contradiction
June 02, 2017
Astana Expo 2017: Future Energy and a Kazakh Contradiction
In a city oil money built, the focus is to be future energy.
Astana Expo 2017: Future Energy and a Kazakh Contradiction
Astana Syria Talks: Pressure and Prominence Rising
January 18, 2017
Astana Syria Talks: Pressure and Prominence Rising
Next week peace talks are scheduled in Kazakhstan, but can the chaos of the Syrian war be settled on the steppe?
Astana Syria Talks: Pressure and Prominence Rising
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
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