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| Security
France to hold Syria, Russia responsible for any further chemical attacks
France to hold Syria, Russia responsible for any further chemical attacks
| Protests
Kyrgyz protesters brand Putin an 'occupier' during visit to Bishkek
Kyrgyz protesters brand Putin an 'occupier' during visit to Bishkek
| Media
Facebook takes down more malign Russian influence accounts
Facebook takes down more malign Russian influence accounts
| Human Rights
In step to ensure human rights, Kyrgyzstan ratifies UN pact on disabilities
In step to ensure human rights, Kyrgyzstan ratifies UN pact on disabilities
| Terrorism
'Islamic State' loses final territory in Syria, and its so-called 'caliphate' crumbles
'Islamic State' loses final territory in Syria, and its so-called 'caliphate' crumbles
| Terrorism
End is near for doomed 'Islamic State' fighters in Syria
End is near for doomed 'Islamic State' fighters in Syria
| Terrorism
'Grief, suffering and disappointment': Wives of Tajik militants tell their stories
'Grief, suffering and disappointment': Wives of Tajik militants tell their stories
| Politics
Kazakhstan begins adjusting to post-Nazarbayev era
Kazakhstan begins adjusting to post-Nazarbayev era
| Education
Amid warming ties, US backs educational opportunities for Uzbeks
Amid warming ties, US backs educational opportunities for Uzbeks
| Security
Unease grows in Central Asia as Putin celebrates anniversary of Crimea seizure
Unease grows in Central Asia as Putin celebrates anniversary of Crimea seizure
| Society
Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan relations get boost with new bus, plane routes
Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan relations get boost with new bus, plane routes
| Women's Rights
International Women's Day renews focus on rights abuses in Central Asia
International Women's Day renews focus on rights abuses in Central Asia
| Business
USAID helps open Osh's first modern animal feed mill
USAID helps open Osh's first modern animal feed mill
| Terrorism
Observers express continued concern over extremist propaganda in Kazakhstan
Observers express continued concern over extremist propaganda in Kazakhstan
| Human Rights
Kremlin evades historical facts of devastating 1930s famine in Kazakhstan
Kremlin evades historical facts of devastating 1930s famine in Kazakhstan
| Security
China chips away at Russia's security influence in Central Asia
China chips away at Russia's security influence in Central Asia
| Politics
Independence of Central Asia continues as Kazakhstan strips new currency of Russian
Independence of Central Asia continues as Kazakhstan strips new currency of Russian
| Environment
World Bank to implement $58 million clean water project in Tajikistan
World Bank to implement $58 million clean water project in Tajikistan
| Security
Dying IS territory in Syria empties itself of last survivors
Dying IS territory in Syria empties itself of last survivors
| Security
Putin suspends Russia's compliance with key missile treaty
Putin suspends Russia's compliance with key missile treaty
| Terrorism
Watchdog confirms chlorine was used in Syria attack that Russia tried to cover up
Watchdog confirms chlorine was used in Syria attack that Russia tried to cover up
| Security
US, Kazakhstan hold joint training on nuclear-material smuggling
US, Kazakhstan hold joint training on nuclear-material smuggling
| Terrorism
US-backed force poised for final assault on remaining IS stronghold in Syria
US-backed force poised for final assault on remaining IS stronghold in Syria
| Terrorism
US offers up to $1 million reward for information on Hamza bin Laden
US offers up to $1 million reward for information on Hamza bin Laden

Headlines

Tajik foreign minister invites UN diplomats to counter-terrorism conference in Dushanbe Crash of Russian-built helicopter kills 13 Kazakh troops Kazakhstan, Council of Europe discuss co-operation on human rights US removes Uzbek cotton from child-labour list OSCE supports women's empowerment in Kazakhstan Land mine kills Tajik along Afghan border OSCE trains Kyrgyz security officials on preventing radicalisation Rahmon congratulates Tokayev on assuming Kazakh presidency Police detain suspects after attacks against Central Asian migrants In Russia Kazakhstan, Afghanistan eye enhanced co-operation Nazarbayev resigns after 3 decades in office US calls on UN to address human rights violations in Xinjiang Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan reach agreement on border spat Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan continue negotiations after border clash Kyrgyzstan to 'step up' co-operation with US, UK, says Jeenbekov Tajik, Kyrgyz citizens clash along border Uzbek official faces death threats after online comment on religion World Bank eyes new development project for Kyrgyz provinces Swedish court convicts 3 Central Asians of 'Islamic State' bomb plot US fines Russian telecom giant for bribing Gulnara Karimova Central Asia celebrates International Women's Day US applauds Uzbek efforts in closing gender gap ahead of Women's Day Conference seeks more effective investigation of crime in Kazakhstan Kyrgyz authorities detain suspected IS militant trained in Syria Officials from IMF, Tajikistan discuss new support programme Tajik court sentences would-be IS member to 12 years in prison Kazakhstan considers oil production projects in Afghanistan Kyrgyzstan eyes nonstop flights with Pakistan to boost trade, investment Tajikistan, EU negotiate over duty-free exports OSCE trains Kazakh government officials to combat human trafficking US CENTCOM officer visits Bishkek to discuss co-operation