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21 Feb 05
Conservative Islamists opposed to women's education stage a string of attacks across the country.
21 Feb 05
Afghanistan's leaders are ready to accept foreign assistance to rebuild
17 Feb 05
A growing litany of complaints from Azerbaijanis employed by international companies in Baku.
3 Feb 05
Is the defence ministry weeding out officers for financial misdemeanours, or because they are viewed as disloyal to the regime?
8 Dec 04
Ten years on, the violence in Chechnya has bred a wholly different kind of warfare.
25 Nov 04
Presidential security service viewed as a dangerous irregular force whose loyalties remain unclear.
23 Sep 04
Chechen refugees in Pankisi fear they will be in Russia’s sights after Beslan tragedy.
6 Sep 04
Chechen warrior Shamil Basayev is a prime suspect in the Beslan attack. Rebel leader Aslan Maskhadov has condemned it, but is facing fury from the Russians.
16 Jun 04
As Moscow faces a power vacuum in Chechnya after the death of Akhmad Kadyrov, should the international community get involved?
21 Apr 04
Hundreds of Azerbaijani women are being trafficked each year and the scale of the problem is only now becoming evident.