Security

2017-04-10
2017-04-10

Help from United States bolsters Tajikistan's fight against terrorism

A recent joint military exercise is the latest example of the strengthening cooperation between the two countries.


2017-04-06
2017-04-06

Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan co-operate to boost regional security

During a presidential summit in Astana, the countries' officials signed seven documents on strategic partnership.


2017-04-05
2017-04-05

Truancy seen as potential inroad for extremism in Uzbekistan

Police are making it a regular habit of checking attendance at schools and raiding internet cafes for youth skipping class.


2017-03-31
2017-03-31

Joint Tajik-US military training strengthens bilateral relations

The troops are focusing on fighting transnational terrorism and crisis response scenarios, parties to the exercise say.


2017-03-28
2017-03-28

Uzbekistani police reform law takes effect

The law replaces a patchwork of ad hoc rules and internal regulations that gave police little accountability but also little recourse if they had complaints.


2017-03-27
2017-03-27

Kyrgyz officials determined to end militancy among country's youth

The government is conducting outreach on a number of fronts, including providing religious education to imams and the general public.


2017-03-20
2017-03-20

Drug trafficking terrorist groups undermine security: observers

Central Asians also consume some of the narcotics passing through their territory, leading to various social problems.


2017-03-07
2017-03-07

Uzbekistan increases monitoring of schools in fight against radicalisation

Uzbekistani law enforcement is seeking to protect vulnerable youth from radicalisation and exploitation.


2017-03-03
2017-03-03

Kyrgyz officials warn about alliance of extremists, crime rings

A trend of prohibited extremist movements merging with organised crime is alarming authorities in Kyrgyzstan.


2017-02-23
2017-02-23

Warming Kyrgyz-Uzbek relations bode well for fight against extremism

Recent talks aiming to resolve outstanding border issues will allow the two countries to focus their efforts of extremist groups, observers say.


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