Featured stories about Central Asia & Caucasus
Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus
14 November 2015
"It is not enough that they kill, rape, imprison and make fun of Tajiks in Russia -- now the killing continues at home, on our own soil!"
12 November 2015
Afghans are demanding an end to violence and a government that can take responsibility for the country's deteriorating security.
10 November 2015
4 November 2015
3 November 2015
Iran's Afghan refugee population nears 1 million, with an additional estimated 1.4 to 2 million unregistered refugees living and working in the country.
2 November 2015
Sunday's election in Azerbaijan was not really an election and the new parliament is not really a parliament, but the ruling family cares little for such niceties.
29 October 2015
28 October 2015
'We hear warmongering every day, every day we hear threats and attempts to scare us... We don't want war and never wanted, but.....continued.'
26 October 2015
19 October 2015
18 October 2015
Gulwari Passarlay was only 12 when his mother sent him away from Afghanistan because she feared for his safety in the UK. He's written a book about his journey.
15 October 2015
13 October 2015
6 October 2015
Facebook and the government of Afghanistan combined to put the breaks on a popular online vehicle for political satire. But public demand for more is insatiable.
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.'
24 September 2015
Campaigning ahead of Kyrgyzstan's October 4 parliamentary vote proves that democracy is a messy business.