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· December, 2010

Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from December, 2010

30 December 2010

Kazakhstan: President For Life, Or At Least Until 2020

Afghanistan: UN Secretary General outlines worsening security situation

Turkmenistan: New Muslims sewing the threads

Kyrgyzstan: Still An Island of Democracy?

Afghanistan: Afghan Radio Wars

Kazakhstan: Echo of the OSCE Summit

Since mid-2000s Kazakhstan was craving to head the Organization for Cooperation and Security in Europe, OSCE, the largest international pro-democracy organization on the continent. The bid was criticized by some...

26 December 2010

Poland: Blog Forum Gdansk

Arzu Geybullayeva writes about this year's Blog Forum Gdańsk, highlighting Polish bloggers' views on some of the issues discussed at the event.

23 December 2010

Christmas Recipes in Global Food Blogs

Christmas means ‘coming home’ to many people - but if this isn’t possible, preparing a magic meal can be a consolation. Bloggers of many continents have shared their favorite holiday...

Caucasus: The Year in Review

With 2011 nearly upon us, the year in new and social media in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia during 2010 was surprisingly positive. So, what did the past year hold in...

16 December 2010

Azerbaijan: Hijab ban

15 December 2010

Azerbaijan: Hospitality vs. privacy

Azerbaijan: Hijab ban introduced in schools

Last week hundreds of protesters staged a demonstration in front of the Ministry of Education in Baku, Azerbaijan, expressing their outrage against new regulations banning the wearing of hijabs in...

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