Surrounded by the Pamir mountain range, a remote village keeps customs alive.
Reports suggest that authorities are forcing workers to choose between deportation or fighting in Ukraine.
Crackdown has turned journalism into a dangerous profession in the Central Asian nation.
Communities gather to prepare sweetmeats, spring clean their neighbourhoods and play equestrian games.
Harassment for posting allegedly obscene content seen as a means to further shrink freedom of speech.
Women who dream of taking on combat disciplines have to first defy conservative traditions.
Reports grow that foreign workers are being forced to join Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Over 100 people died in renewed violence along the border in September 2022 as long-standing issues remain unresolved.
Journalists get lengthy sentences on charges that rights groups say are groundless.
Complex geography and domestic politics mean a solution remains elusive.