Kyrgyzstan Remembers Prominent Writer Chinghiz Aitmatov

Kyrgyzstan news - 2 ore 12 min fa

BISHKEK -- Kyrgyzstan has marked the 90th anniversary of the birth of prominent writer Chinghiz Aitmatov.

President Sooronbai Jeenbekov and other top Kyrgyz officials on December 12 laid flow

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Explosive Device Blast Kills Two People In Western Kazakhstan

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ASTANA -- A blast caused by an unknown explosive device has killed at least two people in the western Kazakh city of Aqtau, officials say.

The Interior Ministry said on December 12 that three

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Iran Denies Link to Arms Seized in Central Afghanistan

Kyrgyzstan news - 6 ore 5 min fa

Iran has roundly dismissed claims of its links to a weapons cache discovered in Afghanistan's central province of Ghazni, warning against attempts to harm growing relations between the two neighbor

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100 marathons, 100 days: A punishing run for water

Kyrgyzstan news - 9 ore 42 min fa

From ankle-deep mud in Central Asia to the scorching heat of Australia, Mina Guli is running 100 marathons in 100 days to highlight a looming global water shortage.

The 48-year-old Australian

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Pakistan Tightens Coverage of Pashtun Nationalist Movement

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 23:05

ISLAMABAD - Pakistani authorities are scrutinizing media coverage of a Pashtun nationalist movement, blocking VOA websites and filing police cases against journalists covering local rallies.

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US Adds Pakistan to Blacklist for Religious Freedom Violations

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 19:05

WASHINGTON - The United States said Tuesday it has added Pakistan to its blacklist of countries that violate religious freedom, ramping up pressure over its treatment of minorities.


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US blacklists Pakistan for violating religious freedom

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 18:27
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 11 (ANI): The United States has designated Pakistan as one of the Countries of Particular Concern under the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 for having engaged in
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Attacks Across Afghanistan Kill At Least 31

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 18:07

At least 31 people were killed in insurgent attacks across Kabul, Kunduz, and Kandahar provinces on December 11, Afghan officials say.

At least four members of the security forces and nine ci

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Bomb Attack on Afghan Security Convoy Kills 13

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 18:05

ISLAMABAD - Afghan officials say a suicide car bombing Tuesday hit a security forces' convoy in Kabul, killing at least 13 people and injuring nine others.

Interior Ministry spokesman Najib D

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Human Rights Day Shines Unwelcome Spotlight On Tajikistan

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 17:07

As the world marked the 70th anniversary of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights on December 10, Tajikistan's government attracted unwanted attention at home and abroad.

In Berlin, a

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Uzbekistan bets on dividends from Sufi revival

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 16:49

For a week in the middle of November, Bukhara played host to an unusual sight. Around 170 devotees of the Naqshbandi order of Sufism from some 18 countries, many of them wearing a colorful variety

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How Vladimir Putin's favorite resort joined Russia twice!

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 15:55

Vladimir Putin really enjoys his Tuvan vacation - otherwise, why would he go there for two years in a row?

Aleksey Nikolskyi/Sputnik You might have never heard about the Republic of Tuva, but

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Suicide Attack On Afghan Security Forces Kills At Least 12

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 15:07

KABUL - The death toll in a suicide attack targeting members of Afghanistan's security forces on the outskirts of the capital, Kabul, has risen to 12, officials say.

Interior Ministry spokesm

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Four killed in suicide attack on security convoy in Kabul

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 15:03
Kabul (Afghanistan), Dec 11 (ANI): A convoy of Afghan security forces was targeted by a suicide bomber in Paghman district in west Kabul on Tuesday morning in which four persons were killed. Ministry
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Turkmenistan: Closing the TAPI loop

Kyrgyzstan news - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 14:49

The man charged with making Turkmenistan's visions of a trans-Afghan gas pipeline a reality headed to Pakistan this week with calls get the ball rolling.

While in Islamabad, Muhammetmyrat Ama

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