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Spy trial in Uzbekistan reflects country’s growing distance from Russia

Spy trial in Uzbekistan reflects country’s growing distance from Russia

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Dushanbe aims to uncover secrets from extradited Tajik IS members
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Kyrgyz rights activists vow to fight 'criminal' Gazprom school transfer
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Kremlin accused of ‘massacres’ in Syria as bombing displaces almost 800,000
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Kazakhstan to modernise armed forces' weaponry in defence-spending plan
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Facebook purges more accounts linked to Russian military intelligence
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De-radicalisation of Kazakh extremists continues as repatriation effort ends
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Kazakh veterans train students on terrorism safety measures
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Kyrgyzstan proposes stiffer punishment for citizens who fight abroad
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Kazakh government works to restore calm in Zhambyl Province
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US strategy for Central Asia to focus on regional independence
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Kazakhstan rejects Russian proposal to expand EEU co-operation
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Ural Airlines refuses to board Central Asians fleeing coronavirus epidemic
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Hostility in Russia seen as key factor in radicalisation of migrant workers
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Russian Orthodox Church considers dropping practice of blessing nuclear weapons
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Kremlin-backed violence displaces over half a million in Syria
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Uzbekistan completes demining of border with Tajikistan, say officials
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Pompeo stresses close ties with Central Asia during regional trip
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New training centre in Kazakhstan aims to protect Soviet-era nuclear facilities
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Kazakh director of award-winning film 'shocked' by fine from Russian state backer
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Kazakhstan launches video awareness campaign to combat extremism

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Kazakhstan eyes protective measures as dissatisfaction with EEU grows
Kazakhstan eyes protective measures as dissatisfaction with EEU grows

Russia has used the economic bloc to implement protectionist policies, drawing the ire of Central Asian countries.

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Do you think Uzbekistan's decision to not join the EEU will bring it more economic opportunities?