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A surprise transition which may have been planned for a long time.
The veteran leader is in no rush to give up real authority.
Ex-sec gen says that only firm transatlantic unity can rein in Russia.
Gunmen act with impunity in areas outside government control.
Critics argue that traditional processes undermine entire legal system.
21 Feb 14
They have proof they paid for their land, but the authorities say official documents don't mean a thing.
8 Feb 14
Progress slow in legal challenge to state takeover of farms to build prestige project.
28 Jan 14
Experts say the process was manipulated to suit political ends and stir ethnic tensions.
24 Jan 14
Highest appeals court disputes ombudsman’s findings, and insists bribery is punished, not encouraged.
23 Jan 14
Experts consider steps needed to bring rebel chief before local war crimes court.
16 Jan 14
At 84, daughter of King Amanullah still dedicated to humanitarian projects.
9 Jan 14
Government plans to reduce use of custody orders for suspects awaiting trial.
8 Jan 14
“I do what I want,” says Pul-e Alam mayor, as anti-corruption agency and regional governor say they are powerless to act on allegations.
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