Imams are joining other elements of Kazakhstani society to deter the extremist violence that has scarred the country in recent weeks.
Authorities want children to understand the toxicity of terrorist ideology.
Authorities continue to make arrests and blame extremists for recent violence.
Mothers, with their fundamental influence on the family, could help squash any emerging extremist sentiments, authorities say.
The ethnic Turkmen minority in Afghanistan is helping its brethren across the border.
Youth are likelier to listen to other youth, authorities consider.
Uzbekistan is actively using trained dogs to ensure public safety.
Authorities in Urgench confronted today's realities when an Egyptian jetliner had to make an emergency landing.
Concerned Uzbekistanis are stepping up security measures.
Kyrgyz police broke up another extremist group, authorities say.