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Global Voices

5 Mar 15
Creating an all-loyal parliament may look like the easy option, but it shuts off channels for articulating popular resentment.
4 Mar 15
Applications dealt with at new centre outside Moscow.
3 Mar 15
Authorities stepping up efforts to identify recruitment networks.
27 Feb 15
Despite multiparty process, there's little doubt who will win parliamentary polls.
27 Feb 15
Feared while in power, Rahat Aliev failed to rebrand himself as an upstanding dissident.
20 Feb 15
Police say they investigate cases and visit homes where children might be at risk.
13 Feb 15
Lack of scrutiny enables agencies to deceive prospective seasonal workers.
Alexei Malashenko. (Photo: Carnegie Moscow Centre)
6 Feb 15
Syrian jihad won’t be replicated by returning combatants, but fundamentalist ideals are long-established in Central Asia and won’t go away, regional expert says.
5 Feb 15
Commentators blame poverty and lack of education.
4 Feb 15
“Ethnic insult” charge comes at a time when the Russian minority question has come to the fore.