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Understanding Islamic Radicalization in Central Asia (UPDATED)
January 20, 2017
Understanding Islamic Radicalization in Central Asia (UPDATED)
An open letter from Central Asia scholars to the International Crisis Group, along with Crisis Group's response.
Understanding Islamic Radicalization in Central Asia (UPDATED)
Terrorism as Pretext: Religious Repression in Central Asia
October 15, 2015
Terrorism as Pretext: Religious Repression in Central Asia
Mostly more of the same in the annual religious freedom report, but a small hopeful note.
Terrorism as Pretext: Religious Repression in Central Asia
Tajikistan's Former Special Police Commander Appears in Second ISIS Video
June 19, 2015
Tajikistan's Former Special Police Commander Appears in Second ISIS Video
In his second video, Gulmurod Halimov threatens his brother and a government cleric.
Tajikistan's Former Special Police Commander Appears in Second ISIS Video
Missing Tajik Commander Shows Up in ISIS Video
May 28, 2015
Missing Tajik Commander Shows Up in ISIS Video
Halimov has been missing since late April and was reportedly arrested last week in Turkey. The mystery continues.
Missing Tajik Commander Shows Up in ISIS Video
Tajikistan: No Hajj, No Hijab, and Shave Your Beard
April 17, 2015
Tajikistan: No Hajj, No Hijab, and Shave Your Beard
In a Muslim-majority country, state control of religious expression tightens.
Tajikistan: No Hajj, No Hijab, and Shave Your Beard
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