A number of local organisations have been holding forums and events recently that aim to defuse extremist ideas circulating throughout the region.
Uzbekistani law enforcement November 9 conducted a sweep in Namangan Province.
It is essential to strengthen national security in Kyrgyzstan to counter the terrorist threat, analysts say.
Kyrgyz youth in a variety of ways are expressing their rejection of extremism.
Uzbekistanis were shocked to see a probable Uzbekistani child shooting ISIL prisoners on video.
Deputies in the lower chamber want to regulate migration and the sales of weapons.
Law enforcement nabbed 12 suspected extremists November 10 in Bishkek and Chui Province.
Officials, religious leaders, journalists and scholars are setting up a new strategy to fight extremism.
Teenagers encourage their peers to stay away from radicals.
Scholars are seeking ways to 'profile' the extremist personality, officials say.