May 19, 2020
Can Uzbekistan Put the Uzbek Language First?
By Umida Hashimova
Moscow made an unprecedented comment in defense of the Russian language in Uzbekistan.
November 19, 2015
Separatism Charge Lands Young Kazakh in Jail
By Catherine Putz
He posted a poll and ended up in jail.
January 09, 2015
Russia’s Waning Soft Power in Central Asia
By Stephen Blank
The Russian language is fading in the region, and there seems little Moscow can do about it.