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Activists say that public awareness of humane treatment is growing.
Language and education could be key to improving relations.
Despite country's huge energy resources, many citizens rely on coal and firewood in wintertime.
Workshop looks at how to create and conduct effective journalism courses to international standards.
31 Aug 16
The authoritarian system built over 25 years may outlast any one leader.
16 Jun 16
The government wants to control people’s lives both online and offline.
17 May 16
The countryside may be beautiful, but its communities face an uncertain future.
24 Mar 16
Analysts say that power play is motivated by competition over energy resources.
10 Mar 16
Kyrgystan’s membership of a Moscow-led trading bloc has softened the blow for its citizens, but Uzbeks and Tajiks are clearly suffering.
18 Nov 15
Tashkent likely to be more amenable to regional security cooperation, but may still shun formal defence pact.
26 May 15
Firearms often used to stop civilians trying to evade customs controls.
13 May 15
After shooting down protesters in 2005, Uzbekistan’s government concluded that repression works, that historical truth can be suppressed, and that no one will really care in the long run.
13 Mar 15
With questions over the long-term leader’s health, the Central Asian state could see a turbulent succession process, expert says.
5 Nov 14
Pupils miss out on lessons as teachers go off to the fields.
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