Security

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.


2016-12-30 | Security
2016-12-30 | Security

Uzbekistan takes measures to prevent truck terrorist attacks

The country is launching a system that will enable officers to halt or shut down hijacked vehicles remotely.


2016-12-29 | Security
2016-12-29 | Security

Aktobe Province strengthens anti-extremism efforts

Authorities are implementing a number of projects to calm a province hit by a recent terrorist attack.


2016-12-28 | Security
2016-12-28 | Security

EU, OSCE co-operation helps Uzbekistan fight terrorism

The programmes are helping prevent the spread of terrorism and extremism in the region, officials say.


2016-12-19 | Security
2016-12-19 | Security

Turkmenistan concerned over fate of citizens in Turkey

Stories in Turkish media about the suspected involvement of Turkmen migrants in various crimes and militancy have Ashgabat concerned.


2016-12-15 | Security
2016-12-15 | Security

Kazakhstan incorporates international methods to fight terrorism financing

It is critical for Kazakhstan to apply time-tested methods to fight money laundering and terror financing, specialists say.


2016-12-13 | Security
2016-12-13 | Security

Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan strengthen co-operation against terrorism

The two countries' security officials are taking joint steps to 'respond to new risks' of extremism and terrorism.


2016-11-24 | Security
2016-11-24 | Security

Kazakhstani army holds counter-terrorism exercises

Kazakhstani forces November 7-11 practiced destroying a terrorist group, according to the Defence Ministry.


2016-11-22 | Security
2016-11-22 | Security

Loss of Dabiq cracks image of ISIL caliphate

The routing of the 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' from the symbolic Syrian town will severely damage the group's image of a viable caliphate.


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