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 October, 2006
Sean Roberts reports on the probable emergence of a new political party in Kazakhstan that would serve the interests of businesspeople.
Dan O'Huiginn reports on some of the social impacts of the Russia-Georgia conflict.
Blogrel outlines some of the impacts and consequences of the passage of France's law against denying the Armenian genocide. While the author is happy the bill passed, he hopes that...
Denise reports at neweurasia on a media crackdown in Azerbaijan that has resulted in the closure of a popular newspaper and an order to cease broadcasting news prepared outside of...
Raffi K and readers of Life in Armenia discusses France's bill that would make denying the Armenian genocide in Turkey a crime
Alexander Sadikov reports that the Tajik government has bowed to pressure and lifted its block on some websites that report information critical of the government.
Raffi Meneshian reviews Winds of Passion's Divine Liturgy at Life in the Armenian Diaspora, noting that the Armenian Church's Divine Liturgy is some of the finest spiritual music from Armenia.
Deep Purple is getting ready to rock Almaty for two nights, reports neweurasia.
Onnik Krikorian reports on protests and unhappiness among Georgia's ethnic Armenian community.
neweurasia reports on the correlation between a Central Asian and Caucasus states’ levels of corruption and parking violations for members of their UN missions.
Registan.net reports on how the conflict between Georgia and Russia creates problems for Kazakhstan.
Sean Roberts discusses how last year's Andijon uprising is being used to arrest political figures who have fallen from favor.
Stavros says that Kazakhs are questioning Russia's actions against Georgians living in Russia to get back at the Georgian government.
Dan O'Huiginn has a detailed primer on Georgia's current conflict with Russia
Shards of Mongolia reports that the speaker of Mongolia's parliament is appealing to the prime minister to curtail free speech rights.
Afghan Warrior says that Pakistan must do more to control its territory so that the security situation in Afghanistan can improve.
Burnell of Blogrel says that Armenia should move away from thinking of Russia as the best export market for its products.
Nareg discusses a phenomenon in Armenian fashion he calls monochromosis armeniaca.
Christian Garbis spent the weekend on the plains of Ararat, and reports on the perseverance of a successful farmer, his surrogate father in Armenia, who works the land there.