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14 Jun 13
NATO withdrawal from Afghanistan adds urgency to Russian policymaking, regional expert says.
3 Jun 13
Russia and three Central Asian states are pledging stronger defence cooperation, but Uzbekistan is having none of it.
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.
Bridge connecting Afghan border town of Hairatan with Uzbekistan. (Photo: Qayum Babak)
13 Mar 13
Merchants claim customs procedures at Hairatan checkpoint are riddled with corruption and red tape.
View of the Sokh enclave, which belongs to Uzbekistan but is located inside Kyrgyz territory. (Photo: IWPR)
15 Feb 13
Fraught political relationship makes fixing local problems that much more difficult.