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Tajik women rally after divorce-by-text

Twenty years after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Tajikistan is experiencing a strange new disintegration of its own. Angela Robson reports.

Filed in: Tajikistan

Armenia

Facts, figures and ratings in our latest country profile.

Filed in: Armenia

Canada quits Afghanistan, almost

Canadian troops are withdrawing from Afghanistan this month. In theory, at least, reports Wayne Ellwood.

Filed in: Afghanistan Canada

Ramzan Kadyrov

A profile of the President of Chechnya.

Filed in: Chechnya Conflict Russia

  • May 1, 2011
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Is talking to the Taliban a betrayal of Afghanistan’s women?

Orzala Ashraf and Michael Semple, both passionate workers for peace, have very differing points of view. Comment on our debate.

Filed in: Afghanistan Conflict Peace

  • May 1, 2011
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Georgia

Filed in: Georgia

A sea returns to life, a sea slowly dies

Paul Lauener’s stirring report from the Aral Sea, scene of both environmental miracle and disaster.

Filed in: Dams Kazakhstan Uzbekistan Water

The Rough Guide to the Music of Afghanistan

By Various Artists

Filed in: Afghanistan

I put a spell on you...

Zuhra Bahman gives the inside story on how male sorcerers are keeping women down in Afghanistan.

Filed in: Afghanistan Spirituality Women

Kazakhstan

A nation of extremes.

Filed in: Kazakhstan

No sanctuary

New Internationalist campaigner Zarlasht Halaimzai finds doors closed for Afghan refugees in Iran.

Filed in: Afghanistan Iran Migration Minorities Refugees

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