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· October, 2010

Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from October, 2010

Georgia: Halloween protests & revelry

Armenia: Nationalist backlash against Azerbaijan film festival

Video: One Minute Jr video nominees for 2010 Awards

The nominees for each of the 3 categories in the One Minutes Jr project competition 2010 have been selected. In each of the categories of  (Self)-portrait, Inside-Out and One Minute...

Kyrgyzstan: Parties Get Down to Coalition-Building

Uzbekistan: Facebook blocked

Kazakhstan: Fake repatrates scandal

Kyrgyzstan: Assassination or provocation attempt?

Kazakhstan: Education System Flaws

Afghanistan: Another Taliban official involved in peace talks

Armenia-Azerbaijan: Online campaigns for the return of casualties of war

Georgia: Teach and Learn English

Armenia: Domestic Violence petition submitted

Armenia: Prolific blogger suspended on LiveJournal

Azerbaijan: Free Expression under Attack

Kazakhstan: Governance matters

Kazakh bloggers keep on discussing their favorite topic – the quality of public administration. Megakhuimyak raises the issue of professionalism of the higher officials and says that often it appears...

Azerbaijan: Visa restrictions ahead of parliamentary vote

Kyrgyzstan: Elections, a view from within

Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan: Counter-insurgency campaign faces fuel supply pressures

Tajikistan: The bitter truth in Rasht

Afghanistan: Peace strategy based on flawed assumptions

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