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Stories about Kyrgyzstan
5 February 2016
28 January 2016
14 January 2016
A public relations move, probably, but it's significant in the context of Central Asia, a region characterized by authoritarian politics.
9 January 2016
"People who seemed to be average shoppers and store employees suddenly burst into song, regaling store patrons with a piece from Verdi's opera, La Traviata."
8 January 2016
"At the root of the story is a profound problem [...] the fundamental lack of mutual understanding between Kyrgyz- and Russian-speaking sections of the population."
4 January 2016
Michael Mcfeat will soon learn whether or not he will face criminal proceedings for falsely claiming the Central Asian country treats horse penis as a delicacy.
23 December 2015
15 December 2015
29 November 2015
4 November 2015
15 October 2015
3 October 2015
24 September 2015
Campaigning ahead of Kyrgyzstan's October 4 parliamentary vote proves that democracy is a messy business.
15 September 2015
17 August 2015
4 August 2015
25 June 2015
19 June 2015
‘The Outsiders': Hungarian Photographer Tamas Paczai Captures Football Fever at Kyrgyzstan vs Australia World Cup Qualifier
Some fans perched on light towers, others scaled fences. An estimated 10,000 more fans crowded outside the gates. Then there was the mob on the rooftop of an adjacent building.
17 June 2015
'Here is an example of a truly human relationship to other people! I hope that she raised her children the way she was herself. As real people!'
‘The Worst Crowd Control I Have Ever Seen': Football Match Versus Australia Highlights Kyrgyzstan's Public Order Problems
"Here we observe the elemental lawlessness, disorganisation and all-out anarchy in this country."