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With Political Storm Brewing, Kyrgyz President Heads to Moscow Hospital
September 23, 2016
With Political Storm Brewing, Kyrgyz President Heads to Moscow Hospital
Atambayev reportedly experienced heart problems en route to New York and detoured to Turkey. Now he's in Moscow.
With Political Storm Brewing, Kyrgyz President Heads to Moscow Hospital
Nazarbayev the Mediator Sets Sights on Ukraine Crisis
August 18, 2016
Nazarbayev the Mediator Sets Sights on Ukraine Crisis
Crises come and go, but Russia-Kazakhstan remain fast friends.
Nazarbayev the Mediator Sets Sights on Ukraine Crisis
Criminal Gangs Selling Fake Kyrgyz Passports to China's Uyghurs
August 17, 2016
Criminal Gangs Selling Fake Kyrgyz Passports to China's Uyghurs
Local media follow the story of faked travel documents to Osh.
Criminal Gangs Selling Fake Kyrgyz Passports to China's Uyghurs
How Exactly Did Kazakhstan Help Turkish-Russian Rapprochement Along?
August 13, 2016
How Exactly Did Kazakhstan Help Turkish-Russian Rapprochement Along?
More on Kazakh-Russian relations, troubling constitutional changes brewing in Kyrgyzstan, and a beard story; links.
How Exactly Did Kazakhstan Help Turkish-Russian Rapprochement Along?
Russia-Turkey Relations: Back on Track?
August 10, 2016
Russia-Turkey Relations: Back on Track?
Erdogan's first trip abroad following the July 15 coup attempt was to Russia to patch up relations.
Russia-Turkey Relations: Back on Track?
Kazakhstan's Nazarbayev First World Leader to Visit Post-Coup Turkey
August 06, 2016
Kazakhstan's Nazarbayev First World Leader to Visit Post-Coup Turkey
Nazarbayev is the first world leader to pay Turkish President Erdogan a visit following last month's coup attempt.
Kazakhstan's Nazarbayev First World Leader to Visit Post-Coup Turkey
Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan Reject Turkish Calls to Close Gülen Schools
August 01, 2016
Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan Reject Turkish Calls to Close Gülen Schools
Bishkek usually takes coup threats seriously, but Gülen-linked educational institutions are well-liked.
Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan Reject Turkish Calls to Close Gülen Schools
Coup Attempt Clears Way for Turkish-Russian Rapprochement
July 27, 2016
Coup Attempt Clears Way for Turkish-Russian Rapprochement
Turkey has radically revised its position on why a Russian jet was shot down last year, much to Moscow's appreciation.
Coup Attempt Clears Way for Turkish-Russian Rapprochement
Turkish Targeting of Gülen Movement Reaches into Central Asia
July 25, 2016
Turkish Targeting of Gülen Movement Reaches into Central Asia
Turkey to Kyrgyzstan: "If you do not change the attitude to them, then we will change the attitude to you."
Turkish Targeting of Gülen Movement Reaches into Central Asia
Turkey’s Geostrategic Context and Calculus
July 14, 2016
Turkey’s Geostrategic Context and Calculus
Insights from Sinan Ulgen
Turkey’s Geostrategic Context and Calculus
Kazakhstan Gets Thanks for Russia-Turkey Rapprochement
July 06, 2016
Kazakhstan Gets Thanks for Russia-Turkey Rapprochement
Turkish leaders have thanked both Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan for helping bring the two states back together.
Kazakhstan Gets Thanks for Russia-Turkey Rapprochement
Here Come the Stereotypes: Central Asians Implicated in Istanbul Attack
July 01, 2016
Here Come the Stereotypes: Central Asians Implicated in Istanbul Attack
Turkish authorities have identified the three attackers as citizens of Kyrgyzstan, Russia, and Uzbekistan.
Here Come the Stereotypes: Central Asians Implicated in Istanbul Attack
Pakistan's Shaheen-III Ballistic Missile May Use Chinese Transporter
July 01, 2016
Pakistan's Shaheen-III Ballistic Missile May Use Chinese Transporter
Does Pakistan's Shaheen-III ballistic missile use a Chinese transporter?
Pakistan's Shaheen-III Ballistic Missile May Use Chinese Transporter
The Turkish-Russian Rapprochement
June 30, 2016
The Turkish-Russian Rapprochement
Seven months after the downing of a Russian jet on the Turkey-Syria border, Moscow and Ankara might be moving toward normalization.
The Turkish-Russian Rapprochement
The Epic Story of How the Turks Migrated From Central Asia to Turkey
June 05, 2016
The Epic Story of How the Turks Migrated From Central Asia to Turkey
How did modern Anatolia come to be occupied by the Turks? The historical story may surprise you.
The Epic Story of How the Turks Migrated From Central Asia to Turkey
Russia's Intervention in Syria and the Kurdish Question
March 09, 2016
Russia's Intervention in Syria and the Kurdish Question
It is likely that both Russia and the United States will continue to support Syrian Kurds.
Russia's Intervention in Syria and the Kurdish Question
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