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Ignoring warnings, Russia launches floating nuclear reactor in Arctic

Ignoring warnings, Russia launches floating nuclear reactor in Arctic

The move came despite a deadly explosion involving an experimental nuclear-powered missile this month and amid a long history of radioactive misadventures, many of which in Central Asia.

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OSCE hosts regional workshop in Kyrgyzstan on countering IEDs Ukrainian authorities detain Kyrgyz woman on suspicion of joining militant group Nur-Sultan hosts C5+1 talks among US, Central Asian officials Kazakh and UN officials discuss implementation of anti-extremism project US official to discuss regional security in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan Tajikistan burns 1.7 tonnes of drugs, reports fewer registered addicts Convicted Tajik militant receives life sentence as instigator of prison riot Member of Jamaat Ansarullah sentenced to 12 years in Tajikistan Kazakhstan begins exporting gasoline to Tajikistan Kyrgyz police seize over 44kg of heroin US, Kazakh lawmakers discuss security in Nur-Sultan Tajikistan opens OSCE-backed Regional Explosive Hazards Training Centre Kyrgyz forces detain former president Atambayev US reduces fees for Kyrgyz citizens receiving student, work visas Kyrgyzstan approves cybersecurity strategy for 2019-2023 Tajikistan to host multilateral US Central Command exercise Kyrgyzstan halts prosecution of 2 anti-Putin protesters Kyrgyz civilians seek to repatriate 150 women, children from Syria, Iraq

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Russia-China military provocations cloak diverging interests in Central Asia

Russia-China military provocations cloak diverging interests in Central Asia

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