RCA Issue 489 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

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RCA Issue 489

Nafisa Pisarejeva
22 Apr 07
The authorities in the capital are trying to stop the preaching of radical Islam, but intrusive action against mosques may anger a wider constituency of Muslims.
Kamil Satkanbaev
15 Apr 07
Russian is still an essential lingua franca at home and abroad, but Kyrgyz and Uzbek parents often opt for Russian schooling because the teaching is better.
IWPR Central Asia
14 Apr 07
Two arrests have heightened concern that corruption and poor record-keeping may allow babies to be spirited out of hospitals for illegal adoption.