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Global Voices

  • Yuri Bagrov. (Photo courtesy of Y. Bagrov)


    As speculation continues on the motives for the Tsarnaev brother’s actions, a journalist from the Caucasus offers a different take on life in the United States.
  • Russian army outpost in the mountains of Dagestan, March 2008. (Photo: Sergey Pyatakov/RIA Novosti/Wikimedia Commons)


    Russia has opted for authoritarian local leaders, rather than risk losing control of its southern frontier.
  • (l to r) Alexander-Ahmad with his daughter Hadicha, Fazylo (son of Gennady-Nekmuhammad), Gennady-Nekmuhammad; his daughther Malposha; his wife Havo with their daughter Santimo. (Photo: IWPR)
    Not all the Soviet soldiers came home when the war in Afghanistan ended in 1989.
6 Feb 10
People concerned that sessions will instil fear and aggression in children.
25 Jan 10
Targeted sanctions likely to pose serious problems for the Tehran regime, but it remains defiant.
25 Jan 10
Massive foreign aid helps, but some doubt government’s economic claims.
22 Jan 10
People concerned that sessions will instil fear and aggression in children.
15 Jan 10
Regional customs arrangement as much about politics as about economics.
8 Jan 10
Doubts expressed over limited aviation link following 2008 war.
6 Jan 10
Yerevan pushes ahead with new station in face of protests from ecologists.
5 Jan 10
But commentators say they should not be too quick to let down their guard.
24 Dec 09
Some observers suspect the authorities are taking advantage of people caught up in Georgia’s wars.
21 Dec 09
Bagapsh says his re-election showed Abkhaz desire to be independent.