Despite Baku’s messages of reassurance, many locals fear campaign of ethnic cleansing.
Rallies called on Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan to resign, but the opposition provides no real alternative.
Hundreds of people have been killed or injured and thousands displaced following Azerbaijan's military action.
Villagers reported that the occupying forces hunted for young women to sexually assault.
Global Voices: Europe/Eurasia
Highlights from IWPR’s Central Asia network of analysis and investigations
In Kyrgyzstan, authorities are moving to shut down the independent nonprofit Kloop Media Foundation in the latest action against independent journalism, while in Kazakstan an increasing number of people entrust, and lose, their money in schemes publicised as abiding by religious principles.
Elsewhere, an analysis digs into the different challenges that Afghan and Russian refugees face in Tajikistan.
The notion of family is still strongly influenced by rigid norms in this conservative nation.
The lives of hundreds of thousands of young people have been shaped by Russia’s confrontation with Ukraine.
Although discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation is illegal, the reality is different.