Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from March, 2016
"Our hostage life is over. We are free now! I wish freedom to all our friends remaining behind bars."
General Abdul Rashid Dostum and General Ata Mohammad Noor have much in common, but whether online or offline, they speak to different audiences.
“Everything you do in your bedroom can be used against you!”
Blood is thicker than water, and more important than prize money.
After a three year break, the Global Voices Podcast is back. In this edition, we take you to Mexico, China, Tajikistan, Macedonia and Russia.
Demand for renewables is growing in a country where the Soviet-era energy system is visibly wilting.
"It was not he who gave us this autonomy, so he cannot repeal it. They tried to bring Badakhshan to its knees in 2012, but they could not."
Tajikistan celebrates Mother's Day, a rebranded version of International Women's Day, on March 8.
From cycling teams to volunteers treating drug addicted men, Afghan women are carving out roles in a country wracked by violence and insecurity.
“Mass media helps to disseminate the issues being raised. When it was necessary to get the word out media covered it without any hesitation."
About our Central Asia & Caucasus coverage
Filip Noubel is the interim Central Asia editor. Email him story ideas or volunteer to write.