Stories about Tajikistan from June, 2006
Standing at the edge of the abyss close to Kyrgyzstan's Pik Lenin, let's not waste any time to present you the highlights from two weeks of online conversation from Central Asia and the Caucasus. Armenia: Onnik Krikorian posts another one of his indispensable roundups from the Armenian blogosphere on his...
Elizabeth notes the power of superstitions in Tajikistan to determine reality.
Registan.net has a survey of literature from and about Central Asia.
Elizabeth writes on mosque, pod'yezd, and social obligations in Tajikistan.
The Pamirs in sight, Kyrgyzstan Welcome to the latest roundup of the Central Asian and Caucasian blogosphere, brought to you bi-weekly by neweurasia. This edition reaches you from sunny Berlin, where the World Cup is in full swing (making this roundup inevitably brief). Unfortunately, the Azeri blogosphere is still underrepresented...
Since Tajikistan's presidential election probably will not be free, James of neweurasia has a rundown of each political party's platform and has a poll to vote for who readers think should win.
Elizabeth reports on Dushanbe real estate and the challenges in obtaining it.
Registan.net writes about pressures on Turkmen musical traditions in Afghanistan and the influence of Western pop and hip-hop on music throughout Central Asia.
James summarizes a Russian language post on the final humanitarian aid project of the European Comission in Tajikistan.
Vadim discusses the CIS meeting in Tajikistan that brings together members’ security and intelligence services.