Terrorism

2017-03-16
2017-03-16

Accused Kazakh extremist ideologue awaits trial

Putting the long-time fugitive on trial is a major victory against terrorism and extremism, observers say.


2017-03-14
2017-03-14

ISIL's financial ills erode its battle readiness

The 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' is facing a steep decline in revenue, which is devastating the morale of its fighters, experts tell Diyaruna.


2017-03-13
2017-03-13

Kyrgyz youth continue to fall prey to online extremist recruiters

Many disillusioned Kyrgyz are abandoning jihadist groups in Syria and Iraq, but others continue to be duped by extremist recruiters, authorities warn.


2017-02-21
2017-02-21

Tajik story illustrates how ISIL taking advantage of financial vulnerabilities

Three Tajik men fell for 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' tactics that prey on potential recruits' problems with money.


2017-02-20
2017-02-20

ISIL turns children into executioners in latest video

A new video that shows very young boys executing men who oppose the 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' is blatant child abuse, experts say.


2017-02-14
2017-02-14

Kyrgyzstan exposes terror financing plot

Authorities identified a terrorist financing scheme under the cover of business activity in Bishkek.


2017-02-13
2017-02-13

Kazakhstan calls for 'zero tolerance' of radicalism

Kazakhstan is developing a State Programme to counter religious extremism and terrorism.


2017-02-09
2017-02-09

Militant build-up along Tajik-Afghan border raises alarm

At least 10,000 militants have massed along the Tajik-Afghan border, authorities say.


2017-02-07
2017-02-07

Aktobe play commemorates terror attack victims

The troupe plans to perform the play monthly throughout Kazakhstan. The theatre was sold out for the play's January 21 premiere in Aktobe.


2017-02-03
2017-02-03

Kyrgyzstan attempts to head off radicalization of military personnel

Religious education is essential for military personnel as they are 'vulnerable' targets for extremist recruiters, observers warn.