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Ben Paarmann · July, 2007

I hold an MPhil in Development Studies from the University of Cambridge and have grown fond of Central Asia over the last couple of years. Which is why founded neweurasia, a blog network about the five former Soviet countries of the region. Mostly irrelevant ramblings can be found on my personal blog.

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Latest posts by Ben Paarmann from July, 2007

Afghanistan: Korean hostage crisis

Kyrgyzstan: HIV scandal

Uzbekistan: Soviet architecture

Caucasus: Attitudes towards NGOs

Armenia: Digging holes

Kyrgyzstan: Mourning

Kyrgyzstan: Issyk-Kul

Uzbekistan: Digital boom?

CIS: Blog Camp

Central Asia: Expert interview

Afghanistan/Kazakhstan: Moving around 42 kids

Armenia: Getting rid of old cars

Uzbekistan: Social capital

Tajikistan: Buzkashi

Turkmenistan: In the last place

Turkmenistan: 2021

Kyrgyzstan: Sealing off the capital

Central Asia: Google Trends

Uzbekistan: Pop-soda culture

Armenia: RFE/RL closure imminent

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