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24 Oct 14
Top clerics say it’s just about extremism, others see it as unwarranted political interference.
A wedding in Tajikistan. (Photo: IWPR)
Courtside
10 Oct 14
People complain that state restrictions on extravagant celebrations don’t apply to the great and good.
Umarali Quvvvatov (right) with his lawyer Nikolai NIkolaev in Dubai last year. (Photo courtesy of N. Nikolaev)
9 Oct 14
Authorities denounce opposition group and take down websites after internet appeal for street demos.
President Almazbek Atambaev (right) and Foreign Minister Erlan Abdyldaev of Kyrgyzstan at a recent summit with the leaders of Russia, China, Kazakstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. (Photo: Kyrgyz president’s website)
19 Sep 14
Membership of economic grouping risks distancing Kyrgyzstan from some of its near neighbours.
Vegetable stalls at the Osh Bazaar in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Picture from May 2009. (Photo: neiljs/Wikimedia Commons)
15 Sep 14
Plans to fill trade gap left by ban on European foodstuffs may not be achievable.
Uzbek leader Islam Karimov (left) and Tajikistan’s Imomali Rahmon (right of group) at the 2012 Shanghai Cooperation Summit. (Photo: Kremlin press office/Wikimedia Commons)
3 Sep 14
Conciliatory gestures unlikely to lead to swift improvement in relations.

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