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What’s All the Fuss About Terrorism in Central Asia?
August 16, 2017
What’s All the Fuss About Terrorism in Central Asia?
Reports from Central Asia about a future doomed to violent Islamic extremism in the region are thin on evidence.
What’s All the Fuss About Terrorism in Central Asia?
St. Petersburg Blast Suspect a Kyrgyz-Born, Russian Citizen
April 05, 2017
St. Petersburg Blast Suspect a Kyrgyz-Born, Russian Citizen
Authorities say 22-year old Akbarjon Jalilov carried out the attack. The motive has not been identified.
St. Petersburg Blast Suspect a Kyrgyz-Born, Russian Citizen
US, UK Embassies Issue Terror Warning for Kyrgyzstan
October 12, 2016
US, UK Embassies Issue Terror Warning for Kyrgyzstan
Both warn of possible terror attacks and kidnapping in October, but provide few other details.
US, UK Embassies Issue Terror Warning for Kyrgyzstan
Russian, Tajik, Chinese 'Traces' on Bishkek Embassy Bombing
September 14, 2016
Russian, Tajik, Chinese 'Traces' on Bishkek Embassy Bombing
The August 30 attack on the Chinese Embassy in Bishkek was reportedly funded from abroad.
Russian, Tajik, Chinese 'Traces' on Bishkek Embassy Bombing
Suicide Attack on Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan
August 30, 2016
Suicide Attack on Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan
A car rammed the embassy's gate and detonated a bomb inside the compound. Three Kyrgyz workers were injured.
Suicide Attack on Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan
Brits Blacklist East Turkestan Islamic Movement
July 28, 2016
Brits Blacklist East Turkestan Islamic Movement
And U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice had "a candid exchange" about ETIM during her recent visit to Beijing.
Brits Blacklist East Turkestan Islamic Movement
A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia
June 30, 2016
A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia
"The nexus is a 21st century challenge for Central Asia that requires concerted national and international efforts."
A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia
India and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
June 19, 2016
India and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
What India's membership means for the organization as well as New Delhi.
India and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Uzbek Nanny Beheads Child in Moscow
March 03, 2016
Uzbek Nanny Beheads Child in Moscow
The grisly incident has been met with a surprising amount of calm on the part of the Kremlin.
Uzbek Nanny Beheads Child in Moscow
India, Pakistan, and the Relevance of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
July 11, 2015
India, Pakistan, and the Relevance of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Katie Putz discuss Narendra Modi's trip to Central Asia, the SCO summit, and more.
India, Pakistan, and the Relevance of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Boston Bombing a Damaging Legacy for Central Asia
June 02, 2015
Boston Bombing a Damaging Legacy for Central Asia
The region’s links to the attack will color the perceptions of many Americans.
Boston Bombing a Damaging Legacy for Central Asia
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