Terrorism

2016-10-19
2016-10-19

Uzbekistan initiates new methods to fight extremism

Uzbekistan launches specialised counterterrorism centre to study psychological motives for joining extremism organisations.


2016-10-19
2016-10-19

Kyrgyzstan combats followers of non-traditional Islamic movements

Ongoing large-scale operations in the country to identify members of banned organisations are bringing positive results, authorities say.


2016-10-13
2016-10-13

Kyrgyzstan convicts women of extremism

Extremist organisations continue to actively use women for their terror activities and recruiting, experts warn.


2016-10-10
2016-10-10

Kazakhstan tightens oversight of cellphone sales

The move will prevent buyers from the phones with extremist materials downloaded by some vendors, police said.


2016-10-07
2016-10-07

Kyrgyz court convicts 2 foreign, 2 Kyrgyz terrorists

The defendants' sentences ranged from 10 to 18 years.


2016-10-07
2016-10-07

IMU cuts ties with ISIL

Terrorist organisations have turned their guns on each other.


2016-10-06
2016-10-06

Kazakhstan steps up its fight against terrorism

Kazakh politicians, religious leaders, specialists and NGO representatives are uniting to fight terrorism and extremism.


2016-10-05
2016-10-05

Suspected Kyrgyz terrorist nabbed in Bishkek

He is accused of taking part in the August 30 bombing of an embassy.


2016-10-04
2016-10-04

Turkmen emigres at risk of falling under extremist influence

Authorities fear the potential for radicalisation of migrant workers who gradually lose touch with their homeland.


2016-09-29
2016-09-29

Kyrgyz clerics take preventive measures against extremism

Imams in southern Kyrgyzstan are working closely with their congregations to prevent radicalisation.