See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

Learn more about Lingua Translation  »

· October, 2011

Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from October, 2011

30 October 2011

Kyrgyzstan: There Is No Silence Day in Internet

Yesterday, October 29, was the so-called “Silence Day” in Kyrgyzstan, the last day before the presidential elections. At this day any political agitation is prohibited in the traditional media. But...

28 October 2011

Global Voices Russian Partners With Neweurasia.net

We are pleased to announce partnership of Global Voices in Russian with Neweurasia.net, one of the most prominent citizen media platforms in Central Asia and about Central Asia, which has...

Tajikistan: Face-saving sentence for the journalists

Kyrgyzstan: Sec Council bid unsuccessful, but might spell future luck

Uzbekistan: Making some cash on pilgrims

Uzbekistan: The Unicorn Principle and Regional Strategy

26 October 2011

Armenia: Earthquake in Turkey felt in Yerevan

On Sunday, the earthquake that struck Van, a city in South Eastern Turkey, was felt in Yerevan, the Armenian capital, and other parts of the small South Caucasus country. Onnik...

Armenia: Pizza Paradox

20 October 2011

Armenia: Newfound Support for Domestic Violence Victims

7 Billion Actions

Domestic violence has long been a taboo subject in Armenian circles. But when 20-year-old mother Zaruhi Petrosyan was brutally beaten to death by her husband and mother-in-law last October, the...

Armenia: Extreme Metal in the Caucasus

North Koreans in Mongolia Working Under Miserable Conditions

Receive great stories from around the world directly in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the best of Global Voices
* = required field
Email Frequency



No thanks, show me the site