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Turkmenistan's Ongoing Gas Quandary
April 25, 2017
Turkmenistan's Ongoing Gas Quandary
Reports of a late resolution of a dispute with a Chinese supplier show further problems in Turkmenistan's gas industry.
Turkmenistan's Ongoing Gas Quandary
Speaking of the South China Sea: International Law, Arbitrals, and Central Asia
July 16, 2016
Speaking of the South China Sea: International Law, Arbitrals, and Central Asia
Also Uzbek militants and Tajikistan forgot the insulin; weekend reads.
Speaking of the South China Sea: International Law, Arbitrals, and Central Asia
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
Turkmenistan’s Endless Energy Optimism
February 02, 2016
Turkmenistan’s Endless Energy Optimism
Turkmenistan still says it can deliver gas to Europe in the next few years and experts still seem to disagree.
Turkmenistan’s Endless Energy Optimism
Russia Ready to Help Turkmenistan Protect its Afghan Border
January 29, 2016
Russia Ready to Help Turkmenistan Protect its Afghan Border
Of course, Ashgabat says it doesn’t need the help but the offer stands.
Russia Ready to Help Turkmenistan Protect its Afghan Border
Russia’s Gazprom Stops Buying Gas from Turkmenistan
January 06, 2016
Russia’s Gazprom Stops Buying Gas from Turkmenistan
The announcement illustrates how corroded gas relations between Ashgabat and Moscow have gotten.
Russia’s Gazprom Stops Buying Gas from Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan Completes East-West Pipeline: What's Next?
December 29, 2015
Turkmenistan Completes East-West Pipeline: What's Next?
The pipeline’s history is a telling indicator of changing geopolitical winds.
Turkmenistan Completes East-West Pipeline: What's Next?
Fear of Terrorists Ripples from Paris to Moscow
November 17, 2015
Fear of Terrorists Ripples from Paris to Moscow
A deputy speaker in the State Duma floated the idea of restricting entry to Russia for citizens of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.
Fear of Terrorists Ripples from Paris to Moscow
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