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Parties struggle to forge winning combination.
5 Nov 10
Kazakstan may be less jumpy about security in its smaller neighbour, but new customs arrangements could mean lax procedures are a thing of the past.
26 Jul 10
Eyewitness accounts tell human stories behind bare statistics on June fatalities and destruction.
19 Jul 10
Little doubt that violence was orchestrated, but identity of masterminds still unclear.
29 Jun 10
Refugees say it’s too early to consider going back, and if they do they may find their homes burnt to the ground
23 Jun 10
Violence flares up as police enter village where colleagues were killed.
22 Jun 10
Tashkent says it cannot cope with any more than the 80,000 it has already let in.
15 Jun 10
Government official insists worst is over, but gunfire continues and refugees run for the Uzbek border.
14 Jun 10
Nation pays its respects for the dead as new authorities attempt to stabilise the country.
10 Apr 10
Ex-foreign minister forms government as president flees, following day of political violence in which scores died. By Timur Toktonaliev and Ainagul Abdrakhmanova in Bishkek
9 Apr 10