Asyl Osmonalieva | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Stories by the author
13 Jan 14
Officials concerned that terms for joining Customs Union could do more bad than good.
Asyl Osmonalieva, Askar Erkebaev
27 Sep 12
Bullying, low morale and underfunding leave conscript forces in poor shape.
24 May 12
Islamic dress becomes more popular in previously secular urban communities.
Alexander Kim, Asyl Osmonalieva, Inga Sikorskaya, Bakhtiyor Rasulov
6 Jan 12
In Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, police and politicians recruit women as professional campaigners or just as troublemakers.
10 Feb 11
Reduced prices at pumps offset by wider economic problems.
Asyl Osmonalieva, Nargiza Ryskulova
29 Nov 10
As foreign grants dwindle, NGOs turn to cash-strapped government.
Asyl Osmonalieva, Gulzat Abdurasulova
6 Nov 10
Hardship forces children to neglect schooling and go out to work.
21 Sep 10
Obvious benefits to good trading terms with Russia and Kazakstan, but economists see pitfalls as well.
23 Aug 10
Funding details to be confirmed after election produces new government.
Beksultan Sadyrkulov, Asyl Osmonalieva, Isomidin Ahmedjanov, Inga Sikorskaya
21 Jun 10
Minor fistfight erupts into worst bloodshed seen in two decades.