Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from September, 2017
While Georgia still scores respectably in international rule of law rankings, public confidence in the justice system is dipping.
"One of a few with unconditional love and adoration for Afghanistan."
Is there a Genghis Khan film starring Seagal in the pipeline? Let's hope not.
"The problems of Saburtalo – chaotic construction, urban transport and lack of green cover – are the problems of the city as a whole."
"The sensation is in the goodwill of the Uzbek leader. Mirziyoyev is so open, friendly, and well-wishing. It can only bring us delight."
“This is not a social project, it’s not a hobby, we are working professionally.”
"The Azerbaijani operation...was likely designed primarily to obscure the origin and destination of dirty money."
"They are experiencing what we cannot even imagine! #Rohingyawearewithyou"
The UN has recorded a 43 percent increase in civilian casualties caused by aerial operations during the first six months of 2017.