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Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus
3 October 2015
29 September 2015
"People are working for the promotion of Putin's "Russian World" into the minds of Kazakh children. In my opinion, this is ideological sabotage."
26 September 2015
'All this happens because there is no social protection for the population. There is an agency to carry out this function, but it is completely useless.'
21 September 2015
15 September 2015
11 September 2015
8 September 2015
2 September 2015
Refugees travelling through Austria to Germany were greeted with applause at train stations by Austrians and Germans bearing not only good will, but food, water sanitary products and toys.
1 September 2015
In Uzbekistan, poverty has many different faces. Some of them are obscured from view.
20 August 2015
"Like many ex-Soviet cities, Dushanbe has a driving culture straight out of a Fast and Furious movie. Potholed roads encourage swerving at speed."
17 August 2015
10 August 2015
4 August 2015
1 August 2015
30 July 2015
'We are kindly asking the Kulob police not to prosecute the local lions who defended our honor and culture and fought these Russian drunks.'
What is with the rows of passive spectators literally taking up space at the trials of the country's most high-profile political prisoners?
27 July 2015
18 July 2015
14 July 2015
After an inmate escapes in a car driven by a penitentiary chief from the Tajik president's hometown, netizens salute the policeman that refused to play ball.