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14 Jun 13
NATO withdrawal from Afghanistan adds urgency to Russian policymaking, regional expert says.
Newspapers on sale in a market in Turkmenistan's capital Ashgabat. (Photo: IWPR)
2 May 13
More than two decades after independence, press freedom remains stifled in Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.
Editorial Comment
18 Jan 13
One of the world’s most repressive states promises all sorts of freedom.
Headquarters of Turkmentelecoms in Ashgabat. The forthcoming privatisations will include telecommunications. (Photo: IWPR)
17 Jan 13
President says privatisation process must be transparent, though some say that has never been how things have worked.
Ministry of National Security in Ashgabat. (Photo: IWPR)
12 Dec 12
Authorities demand lists of relatives of pre-school children.