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· December, 2014

Stories about Kyrgyzstan from December, 2014

30 December 2014

Central Asia's 2014: Lots of Alarms but only a Few Surprises

In 2014 Global Voices' Central Asia team wrote about Sochi, Afghan elections, Tajikistan behaving strangely, a Kazakh currency devaluation, an Uzbek Princess' fall and a volleyball tournament in Taiwan. What?

25 December 2014

Citizens Battle Government for the Right to Decorate Kyrgyzstan's Main Festive Tree

The municipal government of Kyrgyzstan's capital, Bishkek, has produced a festive fail this year by decorating its New Year tree with tacky-looking plastic discs. Residents are angry.

11 December 2014

Fear of ISIS Threatens Media Freedom in Kyrgyzstan

Advox

A Kyrgyz media outlet refused government requests to delete a reposted video of Kazakh children training in ISIS camps. Now it is partly blocked in both countries.