Ulugbek Babakulov

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China's Road Into Kyrgyzstan

The Kyrgyz truck drivers and market traders who have benefited from trade routes to their eastern neighbour are less enthusiastic about the growing Chinese role in the local economy.

5 Dec 07

Kyrgyz Islamists Shun Taleban

Islamists in Kyrgyzstan say they have nothing in common with the men behind the New York and Washington terror attacks.

4 Aug 05

Kyrgyz-Uzbek Border Tensions

There are fears that border guard harassment of travellers and traders crossing the Kyrgyz-Uzbek frontier could provoke inter-ethnic violence.

22 Feb 05

Kyrgyzstan: Uproar Over Detained Deputy

Protests are growing in Kyrgyzstan at the arrest of a parliamentarian who criticised the president over territorial concessions to neighboring countries.

22 Feb 05

Kyrgyz Islamists Win Respect

The Khizb-ut-Takhrir group is gaining sympathy among many southern Kyrgyz tired of poverty and leery of the new US military presence.

22 Feb 05
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