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· June, 2009

Stories about Kyrgyzstan from June, 2009

Kyrgyzstan: “Fight Piracy!” Action

Samat presents a photo-post on the action to protect the copyright and fight piracy, staged by the Kyrgyzstan's State Patient Service.

Kyrgyzstan: Terror Attack Registered

Joshua Foust reports that according to the Kyrgyzstan’s regional administration, five armed individuals killed by the Kyrgyz national security troops were members of the banned Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan.

Kyrgyzstan: Presidential race starts

Elena provides a list of candidates for the presidential post in Kyrgyzstan with brief, yet smart, comments to each of them.

Kyrgyzstan: Japanese music comes to Bishkek

Samat reports (with photographs) on the concert of traditional Japanese folk music that has taken place in Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan.

Kyrgyzstan: U.S. airbase launches Twitter account

According to Elena, military's PR office for the U.S. Manas Airbase in Kyrgyzstan believes joining to the Twitter social network will help the world to know more about the base’s...

Kyrgyzstan: Journalists Under Attacks

Elena says that continuing attacks on journalists in Kyrgyzstan have intensified in recent weeks, while investigation efforts obviously are not sufficient enough.

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