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· March, 2010

Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from March, 2010

Armenia: Women

Global: Furs And Fashion

Last month the fashion world went literally “wild” during the unveiling of fall collections. They had models strutting the catwalk in so much fur, it was scary enough to make...

Georgia, Russia: Commentary on Imedi's Fake Broadcast

Kazakhstan: Flood Kills 47, Leaves Hundreds Homeless

Thousands of people were moved out of threatened areas after two dams burst in Kazakhstan on Thursday and Friday. The tragedy has taken place in the Aksuisky district north of...

Kyrgyzstan: Filtering of independent web-sites

Kazakhstan: Government reshuffled

Kazakhstan: No gifts, no celebrations

Afghanistan: Attacks in Khost

Uzbekistan: Analyzing the extremists groups

Afghanistan: Photo-project for youth

Afghanistan: Talking with insurgents

Kazakhstan: Libel Laws and OSCE

Georgia: Mock news report causes panic

A mock news program broadcast on television reporting that Russia had once again invaded and that the president was dead caused panic in Georgia this weekend. Bloggers react.

Azerbaijan: “Ordinary people with extraordinary talent”

Azerbaijan: Appeal court upholds ruling against video blogging youth activists

Azerbaijan: Confusion over Internet problems with Azadliq site

In the past few days in Azerbaijan, some users have complained that many sites, including Yahoo Mail, Gmail and Facebook, were inaccessible. When one news site was affected, however, some...

Azerbaijan: Youth, human rights and the Blogosphere

Kazakhstan: Politics, ethnic balance and opposition

Bloggers in Kazakhstan continue to discuss issues centered around governance and political stability.

Armenia: S.O.S. Save Cinema Moscow's Open Hall

Armenia: International Women's Day

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