Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus
5 August 2016
2 August 2016
"No, I'm not being harsh on Atambayev. The price of his mediocrity has been extremely high."
In a special report for RuNet Echo, Ksenia Khudadyan speaks to Anton Lange, the author of a new photo project titled “The Range. The Caucasus from Sea to Sea.”
29 July 2016
22 July 2016
Some of Azerbaijan's best schools, a university and a newspaper have been scuppered by Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Fethullah Gulen's toxic political rivalry.
18 July 2016
17 July 2016
"I do not believe there is one woman [in Azerbaijan] who has not faced harassment or violence."
15 July 2016
7 July 2016
"Everybody is leaving Afghanistan. The only people who will be left there are President Ashraf Ghani and [Chief Executive] Abdullah Abdullah!"
5 July 2016
4 July 2016
2 July 2016
"Yes, maybe we clean toilets, but it is honest work [...] We are just feeding our families and we make a big contribution to Kyrgyzstan's economy."
1 July 2016
29 June 2016
"The information war in Kyrgyzstan is a part of the broader global information war. It has always been and always will be."
23 June 2016
"While taxpayers ultimately foot the bill for this, two privileged citizens have been massively enriched by the games: the president’s daughters."
22 June 2016
21 June 2016
"A massive information attack has begun against the Prime Minister launched by forever fickle MPs, and those affiliated with different oligarchic groups."
17 June 2016
"I left, because now there is no place for love there. I left, because there was no use in staying there. I left, because oppression and pain crossed all lines."