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2017-01-19 | Terrorism
2017-01-19 | Terrorism

Tajik man tells how ISIL destroyed his entire family

Fourteen residents of a single village went to Syria, Tajik police say.


2017-01-18 | Terrorism
2017-01-18 | Terrorism

Kazakhstan concerned by youth terror group

Seven recently convicted would-be militants in Aktobe included four high school students, authorities say.


2017-01-17 | Economy
2017-01-17 | Economy

Uzbekistan electrifies railway towards Afghan border

An electrified railway will reduce the cost of shipping and boost trade, stakeholders say.


2017-01-16 | Terrorism
2017-01-16 | Terrorism

2016 was beginning of end for ISIL: experts

The 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' suffered heavy losses last year in terms of both money and manpower, experts tell Diyaruna.


2017-01-13 | Media
2017-01-13 | Media

Kyrgyz TV helps fight extremism and terrorism

Kyrgyzstan has a Russian-language TV programme on Islam for the first time in its history.


2017-01-12 | Economy
2017-01-12 | Economy

Uzbekistan, Pakistan hope to counter extremism, boost trade

The two countries agreed to work together to fight extremism and enhance economic relations.


2017-01-11 | Terrorism
2017-01-11 | Terrorism

Kazakhstan battles female radicalisation

Women are increasingly vulnerable to terrorist recruiters, an NGO report warns.


2017-01-10 | Security
2017-01-10 | Security

Tajikistan moves to new phase of counter-terrorism strategy

The plan is to create a mechanism over the next year to thwart the radicalisation that leads to terrorism, officials say.


2017-01-09 | Security
2017-01-09 | Security

Kazakhstan takes 'unprecedented' security measures for Universiade

More than 7,000 police and other security personnel will guard the athletic facilities, authorities say.


2017-01-06 | Terrorism
2017-01-06 | Terrorism

Kyrgyz authorities arrest 'educated' extremist recruiters

Some extremist recruiters are turning out to be well educated and persuasive individuals, authorities warn.


2017-01-05 | Economy
2017-01-05 | Economy

Uzbek-Afghan joint projects to create jobs, fight militancy

New jobs and improved social conditions will help fight extremism in Afghanistan and increase security on the Uzbek-Afghan border, observers say.


2017-01-04 | Terrorism
2017-01-04 | Terrorism

Authorities uncover Takfir wal-Hijra cells in Kazakhstan

The group's cells were run from abroad, detainees said in a recent televised interview.


2017-01-03 | Terrorism
2017-01-03 | Terrorism

Kyrgyzstan on alert for citizens returning from Syria

Authorities are strengthening their monitoring of suspected Kyrgyz militants who are coming back from Middle Eastern wars.


2017-01-02 | Terrorism
2017-01-02 | Terrorism

Dar al-Ifta warns of ISIL migration to al-Qaeda

As international forces bear down on the 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant', experts warn that the group's fighters will join ranks with al-Qaeda.


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