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Numerous changes and a lack of strategic development imperil ancient dialect.
Next exercise in regional cooperation rolled out in Almaty training.
IWPR Central Asia programme manager Abakhon Sultonnazarov assesses the state of press freedom in each country.
A surprise transition which may have been planned for a long time.
How will Kazakstan’s leader be remembered for his 30 years in power?
13 Oct 17
Watchdog claims that outlets wilfully ignore both legal norms and informal ethical codes.
13 Oct 17
Allegations that official sources are attempting to thwart rival’s campaign.
29 Sep 17
Critics argue that Muslim leader should be penalised for offering election endorsement.
22 Sep 17
Legacy seen as key in contest that has already narrowed to two main contenders.
11 Sep 17
Lavish ceremonies to mark major life events will now be curtailed by law.
8 Sep 17
Landmark meeting indicates progress over trade and border issues.
31 Aug 17
Move interpreted as attempt to silence opposition media.
19 Aug 17
A range of broadcasters are catering for a public increasingly interested in religion.
28 Jul 17
The power vacuum in the neighbouring state has Tajik analysts worried.
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