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· March, 2012

Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from March, 2012

Georgia: Tongue-in-cheek development forecast

Azerbaijan: Novruz comes to an end

Armenia: US Ambassador urges free, fair and credible elections

Macedonia, Kazakhstan: Triumphal Arches to Celebrate 20 Years of Independence

The leaders of Kazakhstan and Macedonia have chosen the same architectural devices - triumphal arches - to mark the two decades of their states' divorce from the larger unions. Filip...

Georgia: Anti-discriminatory legislation ahead of Armenia, Azerbaijan

Armenia: Ushahidi deployed for parliamentary elections

Azerbaijan: 17 March youth protest in images

Azerbaijan: Novruz Bayram

Alongside Iran and elsewhere, Azerbaijan once again celebrated Novruz, the Zoroastrian or Persian New Year. One of the most important dates in the country's calendar, foreigners blogging from Azerbaijan, as...

Armenia: Opinion divided on Eurovision withdrawal

Armenia: Parliamentary elections

Azerbaijan: Investigative Journalist Defiant After Blackmail Threat

According to Freedom House, Azerbaijan continues “to imprison journalists and bloggers who express dissenting opinions.” However, as one journalist discovered last week, there are other ways to silence critical voices...

Georgia: Bloggers assaulted

Armenia: Bridging the divide?

Afghanistan: Sunday’s massacre

Kyrgyzstan: Local elections in the uneasy southern province

Azerbaijan: Pyrrhic victory

Armenia: Eurovision withdrawal a wasted opportunity

Barbados: Media Ownership

Armenia: International Women's Day

Armenia: Homophobic Online Media

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