Terrorism

2017-06-07
2017-06-07

Ex-IS militant fights extremist propaganda in Tajikistan

Tajik villager Parviz Kosimov described his 9 months as an 'Islamic State' militant in Syria exclusively to Caravanserai.


2017-06-05
2017-06-05

Kazakhstan revises laws, seeks new methods to fight extremism

The threat is not diminishing and requires continued pushback, say observers and lawmakers.


2017-05-31
2017-05-31

Kazakhstan hopes to rival financial centres London and Dubai

The new centre expected to begin operating July 1st will eventually have a stock exchange and independent financial courts.


2017-05-26
2017-05-26

Central Asia watches as Taliban, ISIS clash over money, territory in Afghanistan

The two groups are killing each other over the ability to plunder long-suffering civilians.


2017-05-19
2017-05-19

Leader's death in Syria is latest grim news for Uzbek extremists

The death toll is mounting among the Uzbekistanis and ethnic Uzbeks who have joined the ongoing wars in the Middle East.


2017-05-18
2017-05-18

'Islamic State' stoops to hiding behind children in Iraq

As Iraqi forces advance in west Mosul, IS fighters are using civilians to block their fire and as bait to draw them into the open.


2017-05-15
2017-05-15

Al-Zawahiri tries to poach extremists from rival factions

In a recent audio message, the al-Qaeda leader appears to be trying to rebuild the group by luring in extremist fighters from other factions.


2017-05-04
2017-05-04

Kazakhstani media, religious organisations team up to fight extremism

Journalists, public figures and the clergy are working together to prevent radicalism in the country.


2017-05-01
2017-05-01

‘Public Trust’ to defend against extremism in Karaganda

A new, integrated approach has proven effective and might spread nationwide, say observers.


2017-04-28
2017-04-28

ISIL children: a generation with no official identity

Undocumented children born to 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' fighters will face a lifetime of challenges, experts tell Diyaruna.