The former Regional Editor for Central Asia & the Caucasus, I have now hung up my keyboard and moved on to emeritus status.
More of my blogging can be found at the oldest English language blog on Central Asia and Caucasus, Registan.net.
Latest posts by Nathan Hamm from August, 2005
Islamicate reprints an email from a friend travelling through Afghanistan as part of a circus.
Thomo, an Australian in Mongolia, describes authentic Mongolian barbecue, khorkhog.
Oneworld Multimedia reports that Miss Armenia has been disqualified for corruption and is barred from competing in an upcoming contest in Panama.
Former NDI-er and current Democracy Guy Tim Russo says that NDI is daring Azerbaijan's government to not let them observe upcoming parliamentary voting.
Oneworld Multimedia has been reporting on and photographing the trial of Yektan Turkyilmaz, a 33 year old Duke Ph.D. candidate and Turkish citizen of Kurdish descent accused of trying to take books over 50 years old out of Armenia.
Onnik Krikorian writes that Yerevan citizens protested and refused to pay fares on minibuses after they were raised from 100 to 130 drams.