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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.
22 Sep 09
Ulukbu Amirova reports from Batken region in southern Kyrgyzstan, where many locals earn a living by digging coal out of the ground.
22 Sep 09
Court action over maritime boundary could harm mutually beneficial gas pipeline project.
18 Sep 09
But reluctance to remove figure from town damaged in August war reflects nation’s ambivalence towards dictator.
17 Sep 09
Several kidnappings during elections prompt many to suspend trade and take their money out of the country.
10 Sep 09
Armenians in Karabakh welcome move on Turkey-Armenia ties.
9 Sep 09
Armenia and Turkey move towards peace via “football diplomacy”.
9 Sep 09
Football diplomacy: where are we now?
4 Sep 09
Opposition groups say law used to silence them.
3 Sep 09
Armenians, recalling killings, oppose peace talks with Turkey.
28 Aug 09
Abkhazia’s Georgian minority fears robbery during nut harvest.