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· July, 2007

Stories about Kyrgyzstan from July, 2007

25 July 2007

Kyrgyzstan: Sealing off the capital

Kyrgyzstan: Wedding season

Kyrgyzstani couples choose the summer months to get married. As the ceremonies portrayed by bloggers are mostly Western in style, they convey a different, somewhat "non-exotic" image of the landlocked...

19 July 2007

Kyrgyzstan: Double-decker

Kyrgyzstan: LGBT in the press

Kyrgyzstan: Interview with Bektour Iskender

Bektour Iskender is the founder of an ambitious Kyrygz blog platform called Kloop. Kloop uses Wordpress, signs up bloggers en masse, has ambitious targets, and hopes to help revolutionise journalism...

4 July 2007

Kyrgyzstan: From national surveys to a spy-lady in parliament

The results of a national survey strike some bloggers as too positive; the Kyrgyz head of state is the fifth-sexiest president of the Commonwealth of Independent States, Kyrgyzstan slides down...