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Kyrgyzstan: Corrupt, Anarchic – and Stable?
August 16, 2016
Kyrgyzstan: Corrupt, Anarchic – and Stable?
Despite its problems, Kyrgyzstan may be Central Asia's most stable state. Here's why.
Kyrgyzstan: Corrupt, Anarchic – and Stable?
A Legal Litmus Test: Azimjon Askarov Hearing Begins in Kyrgyzstan
July 12, 2016
A Legal Litmus Test: Azimjon Askarov Hearing Begins in Kyrgyzstan
In Kyrgyzstan, a flashpoint case puts the country’s judicial system and political progress on display.
A Legal Litmus Test: Azimjon Askarov Hearing Begins in Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan’s Newest Holiday Marks Its Last Revolution
April 05, 2016
Kyrgyzstan’s Newest Holiday Marks Its Last Revolution
Meanwhile, the state jails several opposition leaders accused of plotting a coup.
Kyrgyzstan’s Newest Holiday Marks Its Last Revolution
Protest in Southern Kyrgyzstan Canceled Amid Coup Rumors
March 23, 2016
Protest in Southern Kyrgyzstan Canceled Amid Coup Rumors
It’s springtime in Kyrgyzstan: border tensions and discontent in the south flare.
Protest in Southern Kyrgyzstan Canceled Amid Coup Rumors
Central Asia and the Succession Question
August 12, 2015
Central Asia and the Succession Question
What will happen in the region when the current crop of leaders leave the stage?
Central Asia and the Succession Question
Kyrgyzstan Denounces Cooperation Treaty with America
July 22, 2015
Kyrgyzstan Denounces Cooperation Treaty with America
The diplomatic row between Kyrgyzstan and the U.S. continues, taking with it a treaty that benefited aid programs.
Kyrgyzstan Denounces Cooperation Treaty with America
How Angry is Kyrgyzstan at America?
July 17, 2015
How Angry is Kyrgyzstan at America?
Updates on reaction to U.S. human rights award for jailed Kyrgyz and some recommended Central Asia links for the weekend.
How Angry is Kyrgyzstan at America?
US Gives Human Rights Award to Jailed Kyrgyz Activist
July 17, 2015
US Gives Human Rights Award to Jailed Kyrgyz Activist
The U.S. and Kyrgyzstan have very different views on Azimjon Askarov.
US Gives Human Rights Award to Jailed Kyrgyz Activist
Are the Kyrgyz Who Join ISIS Mostly Uzbeks?
June 17, 2015
Are the Kyrgyz Who Join ISIS Mostly Uzbeks?
Five years after inter-ethnic violence displaced thousands in southern Kyrgyzstan, tensions remain and rumors abound.
Are the Kyrgyz Who Join ISIS Mostly Uzbeks?
Remembering Kyrgyzstan's Revolutions
April 08, 2015
Remembering Kyrgyzstan's Revolutions
Two revolutions in ten years, is Kyrgyzstan any better off?
Remembering Kyrgyzstan's Revolutions
Revisiting Kyrgyzstan’s Bloody Summer
June 13, 2014
Revisiting Kyrgyzstan’s Bloody Summer
Ethnicity is a convenient but misleading way of explaining the outburst of violence in 2010.
Revisiting Kyrgyzstan’s Bloody Summer
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