Terrorism

2016-12-02
2016-12-02

Kyrgyzstan monitoring accounts tied to extremist organisations

Finding the sources who finance terrorist attacks and other plots is essential to national security, officials say.


2016-12-01
2016-12-01

Turkmenistan strengthens border over worries of extremist infiltration

A build-up of Afghan extremist groups on the Afghan-Turkmen border is alarming Turkmen leaders, sources close to the government say.


2016-11-30
2016-11-30

Terror threat in Uzbekistan remains low: report

According to the Global Terrorism Index, Uzbekistan was ranked 117th out of 163 countries.


2016-11-29
2016-11-29

Kazakhstan looks to NGOs in fight against extremism

A number of local organisations have been holding forums and events recently that aim to defuse extremist ideas circulating throughout the region.


2016-11-28
2016-11-28

Uzbekistan fights extremism in Fergana Valley

Uzbekistani law enforcement November 9 conducted a sweep in Namangan Province.


2016-11-25
2016-11-25

Security analysts discuss threat of terrorism in Kyrgyzstan

It is essential to strengthen national security in Kyrgyzstan to counter the terrorist threat, analysts say.


2016-11-24
2016-11-24

Young Kyrgyz oppose 'jihad'

Kyrgyz youth in a variety of ways are expressing their rejection of extremism.


2016-11-23
2016-11-23

Possible Uzbekistani child becomes ISIL executioner

Uzbekistanis were shocked to see a probable Uzbekistani child shooting ISIL prisoners on video.


2016-11-22
2016-11-22

Kazakhstan considers registering migrants to curb terrorism

Deputies in the lower chamber want to regulate migration and the sales of weapons.


2016-11-22
2016-11-22

Kyrgyzstan thwarts extremists

Law enforcement nabbed 12 suspected extremists November 10 in Bishkek and Chui Province.