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RCA Issue 174

Rashid G
21 Feb 05
The former Soviet republic appears to be cutting its traditional ties with Russia to capitalise on its post-September 11 strategic importance.
Bakyt Amanbaev
21 Feb 05
President reneges on pledge to include opposition in drafting highly-publicised amendments to the constitution.
Galima Bukharbaeva
21 Feb 05
Tashkent claims it is sealing the frontier in the interests of hygiene, but many believe it merely wants to stop imports from Kazakstan.
Sultan Jumagulov
21 Feb 05
Violent border clashes do not bode well for talks to resolve a Soviet-era dispute.