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| Security
New training centre in Kazakhstan aims to protect Soviet-era nuclear facilities
New training centre in Kazakhstan aims to protect Soviet-era nuclear facilities
| Society
Kazakh director of award-winning film 'shocked' by fine from Russian state backer
Kazakh director of award-winning film 'shocked' by fine from Russian state backer
| Terrorism
Kazakhstan launches video awareness campaign to combat extremism
Kazakhstan launches video awareness campaign to combat extremism
| Terrorism
Film sheds light on horrors Kazakh women endured in Syria
Film sheds light on horrors Kazakh women endured in Syria
| Elections
Iran's president denounces country's conservative rulers after candidates banned
Iran's president denounces country's conservative rulers after candidates banned
| Politics
Central Asians question Putin's motives behind constitutional reforms
Central Asians question Putin's motives behind constitutional reforms
| Economy
Uzbekistan seeks to privatise banking sector
Uzbekistan seeks to privatise banking sector
| Protests
Gunmen kill Iranian militia commander as internal tension builds
Gunmen kill Iranian militia commander as internal tension builds
| Politics
Uzbekistan's refusal to join EEU bolsters its independence, say analysts
Uzbekistan's refusal to join EEU bolsters its independence, say analysts
| Security
Turkmenistan boosts security measures following tensions in Iran
Turkmenistan boosts security measures following tensions in Iran
| Protests
Unrest grows as Iranian leaders ignore internal distress over failing economy
Unrest grows as Iranian leaders ignore internal distress over failing economy
| Terrorism
New details emerge on identity of IS leader
New details emerge on identity of IS leader
| Economy
Uzbekistan will not join the Eurasian Economic Union: Mirziyoyev
Uzbekistan will not join the Eurasian Economic Union: Mirziyoyev
| Terrorism
Kazakhstan launches counter-radicalisation grant initiative
Kazakhstan launches counter-radicalisation grant initiative
| Economy
World Bank hails Uzbekistan's market reforms
World Bank hails Uzbekistan's market reforms
| Terrorism
Uzbekistan continues focus on education, rehabilitation in battle against extremism
Uzbekistan continues focus on education, rehabilitation in battle against extremism
| Human Rights
2019: a year of intensifying anti-Chinese sentiment in Kazakhstan
2019: a year of intensifying anti-Chinese sentiment in Kazakhstan
| Security
Russian incursions in eastern Syria hinder fight against 'Islamic State'
Russian incursions in eastern Syria hinder fight against 'Islamic State'
| Security
Kyrgyzstan eyes stricter oversight of financial remittances
Kyrgyzstan eyes stricter oversight of financial remittances
| Security
Tehran's timid response to Soleimani killing underscores regime's fragility
Tehran's timid response to Soleimani killing underscores regime's fragility
| Security
Kremlin narrative of alleged IS threat to Central Asia debunked
Kremlin narrative of alleged IS threat to Central Asia debunked
| Human Rights
'Death to the dictator': angry protesters in Iran demand end to the regime
'Death to the dictator': angry protesters in Iran demand end to the regime
| Security
Tehran stonewalls amid mounting evidence it shot down Ukrainian airliner
Tehran stonewalls amid mounting evidence it shot down Ukrainian airliner
| Security
US donates vehicles to Tajik Defence Ministry for mountain operations
US donates vehicles to Tajik Defence Ministry for mountain operations
| Diplomacy
US-Kazakh Open Skies Agreement paves way for closer ties
US-Kazakh Open Skies Agreement paves way for closer ties
| Security
Tensions ease after Iran’s retaliation on US military fails to inflict casualties
Tensions ease after Iran’s retaliation on US military fails to inflict casualties
| Diplomacy
Tajik, US officials discuss co-operation on Afghanistan, terrorism
Tajik, US officials discuss co-operation on Afghanistan, terrorism
| Security
Russia, China refuse to condemn Iranian attack on US embassy in Baghdad
Russia, China refuse to condemn Iranian attack on US embassy in Baghdad
| Religion
Kazakhstan's efforts to teach religious literacy reach tens of thousands
Kazakhstan's efforts to teach religious literacy reach tens of thousands
| Security
Iran abandons nuclear commitments as European powers back United States
Iran abandons nuclear commitments as European powers back United States
| Security
Russian scaremongering over IS draws ire of Turkmen border officials
Russian scaremongering over IS draws ire of Turkmen border officials
| Terrorism
Tajik president signs law on countering extremism
Tajik president signs law on countering extremism
| Security
Killing of top militant commander sends stark warning to Tehran
Killing of top militant commander sends stark warning to Tehran
| Security
Uzbek soldiers win training awards in US as militaries continue to bolster ties
Uzbek soldiers win training awards in US as militaries continue to bolster ties
| Security
2019: the year of increasing disillusionment toward Russia in Central Asia
2019: the year of increasing disillusionment toward Russia in Central Asia
| Analysis
New IS leader remains shrouded in mystery
New IS leader remains shrouded in mystery