Following the prohibition of Western food and fabric products, Russia recently went on to extend the ban to Western chemical and cleaning supplies. What are the implications of this growing trend?
The appointment of Kazakh president Nursultan Nazarbayev’s daughter as deputy prime minister has raised concerns among analysts, who highlight the significant challenges she will face after receiving the post in a time of crisis.
On September 29 the Tajik government officially banned the Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan. Analysts are worried that the society will radicalize further as the government seeks to repress all of its opponents.
Tensions are building alongside the body-count in the decades-long conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia. What lies between war and peace in the Caucasus?
On Monday, September 28, the U.S. Embassy in Tashkent was attacked. The city is on high security alert while analysts attempt to determine the implications of the attack.