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· May, 2007

Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from May, 2007

Nagorno Karabakh conflict: “Liberated Territories” in Focus

The Armenian blogosphere is full of speculations about the seven regions in Azerbaijan currently under the control of Armenian and Karabakh forces, which are referred to as the “Liberated Territories”...

Kyrgyzstan: Issyk-Kul and Tourism

Armenia: Real Estate Prices

Turkmenistan: Relations with Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan: Bikers & the World

Armenia: All-powerful Seal

Tajikistan: Next Generation of Journalists

Armenia & Azerbaijan: Karabakh Progress?

Kazakhstan: Ruling Family Shakeup

Uzbekistan: Another Blog Blocked

Uzbekistan: Prohibition's Consequences

Afghanistan: Context to Crackdown

Kazakhstan against -bashization

Yesterday Sergey Duvanov, a journalist and a human rights activist was arrested for organising the protests on the square in Almaty against the constitutional amendments that exempt Nazarbayev from a...

Afghan Whispers:Refugees,War Lords and Orphanages

Several Afghan bloggers have discussed Iranian government’s decision to expel Afghan refugees to Afghanistan. Some of these refugees have lived in Iran for years. Marine Gustavson, from Parsa NGO shows...

How the South is financing the North's internet connection

Kazakhstan: Rakhat's Fall

Afghanistan: Travel Restrictions

Kyrgyzstan: Libel Case Against Activists

Europe: Third Annual Satin Pajama Awards

Uzbekistan: Victory or Memorial Day

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