Criminal cases decried as attempts to intimidate and impose censorship.
There are concerns that Russian disinformation and extremist groups may instrumentalise the conflict.
Surrounded by the Pamir mountain range, a remote village keeps customs alive.
The region’s role on the world stage is rising as the US and the EU also look at strengthening ties.The region’s role on the world stage is rising as the US and the EU also look at strengthening ties.
Investigative publication Kloop is the latest target of authorities’ campaign against independent media and critical voices.
President proposes revision of Constitutional Court decision after ruling allows mother to give her name to her children.
A group seeking an alternative way of life started planting trees; two decades on, they have created an oasis.
An ambitious infrastructure project in Afghanistan risks exacerbating scarcities in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan.
Reports suggest that authorities are forcing workers to choose between deportation or fighting in Ukraine.
Islands have appeared in the world’s largest inland body of water, heightening concerns about its future.