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Kyrgyz girls head to US for intensive technology training programme

Kyrgyz girls head to US for intensive technology training programme

The annual TechGirls programme seeks to empower young women from the Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia to pursue higher education and careers in science and technology.

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OSCE teaches young Kyrgyz leaders how to prevent violent extremism, terrorism US trade mission starts working in Uzbekistan Kazakh security officials learn how to counter terror financing European Council adopts new strategy for Central Asia Syrians dig Idlib graves in advance as Russia-backed onslaught continues OSCE promotes best practices against money laundering, terror financing in Turkmenistan Syrian regime, Russian strikes kill 25 civilians in Idlib amid ongoing massacre Red Cross to support Uzbek efforts to bring back citizens from conflict zones Putin says Russia prepared to drop START nuclear weapons treaty Kazakhs set to elect new leader Sunday US diplomat praises Kazakh protection of Uighur rights Kyrgyz authorities uncover fake passport ring OSCE anti-drug conference highlights threat of synthetic drugs Mirziyoyev pardons 361 inmates for Eid ul Fitr Kyrgyz authorities uncover scheme to smuggle fuel from Kazakhstan EU, Uzbek officials discuss co-operation in Tashkent Kyrgyzstan arrests former official accused of corruption Google access eased during EC president's Tajikistan visit

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Russia's fast-track citizenship for separatists: a wake-up call for Central Asia

Russia's fast-track citizenship for separatists: a wake-up call for Central Asia

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