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What About That Proposed Second Russian Base in Kyrgyzstan?
March 07, 2018

What About That Proposed Second Russian Base in Kyrgyzstan?

By Catherine Putz
“It is up to Russia," said Kyrgyz President Jeenbekov in reference to suggestions that Moscow open a second base in the country.

Checking in With Moscow: New Kyrgyz President Makes First International Trip to Russia
November 29, 2017

Checking in With Moscow: New Kyrgyz President Makes First International Trip to Russia

By Catherine Putz
President Sooronbai Jeenbekov made a working visit to Moscow less than a week after taking office.
Will Kyrgyz Democracy Pass Its Next Test?
October 12, 2017

Will Kyrgyz Democracy Pass Its Next Test?

By Stanislav Pritchin
The outcome of this weekend's election usher in an unprecedented transfer of power between elected presidents.

On Trip to Russia, Kyrgyz President Atambayev Sings Putin's Praises
June 29, 2017

On Trip to Russia, Kyrgyz President Atambayev Sings Putin's Praises

By Catherine Putz
"I must admit, I love Russia very much," the Kyrgyz president said at a state dinner held in his honor in Moscow.

A Glimpse Into Moscow’s Little Kyrgyzstan
March 24, 2017

A Glimpse Into Moscow’s Little Kyrgyzstan

By Franco Galdini
Seasons of migration to the north: stories of Central Asian migrant workers in Russia.

Touring the Backyard: Putin Pays Central Asia a Visit
March 01, 2017

Touring the Backyard: Putin Pays Central Asia a Visit

By Catherine Putz
No huge headlines emerged from the trip, which was a walk down familiar paths and repetition of familiar phrases.

14 Kyrgyz Die in Moscow Warehouse Fire
August 30, 2016

14 Kyrgyz Die in Moscow Warehouse Fire

By Catherine Putz
A day of mourning in Bishkek sadly won't change working conditions in Moscow.
Kyrgyzstan: Corrupt, Anarchic – and Stable?
August 16, 2016

Kyrgyzstan: Corrupt, Anarchic – and Stable?

By Christopher Schwartz and Alisher Khamidov
Despite its problems, Kyrgyzstan may be Central Asia's most stable state. Here's why.

Will Kyrgyzstan Leave the Eurasian Economic Union?
August 09, 2016

Will Kyrgyzstan Leave the Eurasian Economic Union?

By Christopher Schwartz
First “Brexit” from the European Union, then “Kyrexit” from the EEU?

Amid Russian Downturn, Kyrgyzstan Turns to China
July 14, 2016

Amid Russian Downturn, Kyrgyzstan Turns to China

By Dmitriy Frolovskiy
Kyrgyzstan is hoping that Chinese funds will secure its domestic political stability.

Gazprom Plans $1.5 Billion Investment in Kyrgyz Gas Pipelines
June 07, 2016

Gazprom Plans $1.5 Billion Investment in Kyrgyz Gas Pipelines

By Catherine Putz
Russian PM Medvedev's visit underscored strong Kyrgyzstan-Russia relations, perhaps smoothing recent frustrations.
Diplomatic Access: Kyrgyzstan
May 13, 2016

Diplomatic Access: Kyrgyzstan

By Diplomatic Access
Kyrgyz Ambassador Toktogulov on Central Asian security, Kyrgyz-U.S. relations, and Kyrgyzstan's democracy.

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