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· August, 2007

Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from August, 2007

30 August 2007

Afghanistan: Errors of Judgment

In his first roundup for Global Voices, Joshua Foust takes a tour of mostly Western experts on Afghanistan to see where and how things are changing. This week, he focuses...

Azerbaijan: Building collapse

Kyrgyzstan: Labour migration

Azerbaijan: Radical islam

Tajikistan: Trade

Georgia: UFO in Abkhazia

Afghanistan: Hostage deal

Afghanistan: Uruzgan update

29 August 2007

Russia: Mistreatment of Foreigners

Serbia: Kosovo and Other “Statelets”

Uzbekistan: Karimov forever

Mongolia: Kazakh eagle hunters

Kyrgyzstan: Threat of Islamisation?

Some Kyrgyzstani bloggers are worried about the threat of Islamisation in their country, while others do not share their concerns. This debate was the result of an commission's decision to...

Afghanistan: Releasing the hostages