Anna Gusarova: The Role and Place of Afghanistan is Being Rethought

Ermek Baisalov 06.12.18

“Peace in Afghanistan has a large international dimension, which unites the interests and positions of global and regional powers, each of which uses the “Afghan card” to strengthen its position in order to achieve certain political goals,” – Anna Gusarova, an expert in international security, director of Central Asian Institute for Strategic Studies, said.
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Andrei Grozin: Uzbekistan is a latent regional power

Ermek Baisalov 03.11.18

“Currently the country is implementing the economic reform. The economic reform needs a strong resource support. The country has no own funds to implement this reform. It needs to attract Russian, Chinese, western and any other capital,” Andrei Grozin, an expert on Central Asia, said.

Daniyar Karabaev: Problems of Higher Education in the Badakhshan Region of Tajikistan

“Today, it is a good tendency that young generation from GBAO started to choose the different professions or field of studies which are really necessary for Badakhshan region,”- says Daniyar Karabaev, professor at American University of Central Asia in Bishkek,  in  an exclusive interview for (more…)

Rahim Rahimov: Cooperation between Azerbaijan and Central Asia is far from the real potential

“The fact that both Azerbaijan and Central Asian countries are part of China’s One Belt One Road project offers additional opportunities for engaging in joint businesses and commercial activities”, – considers Rahim Rahimov, political analyst from Azerbaijan, in an exclusive interview for (more…)

P S Raghavan: India and Pakistan should not import their bilateral problems into SCO

“People say that SCO has not implemented any economic projects as all organizations. But we are saying that we will work with individual SCO countries to try to do projects”, – underlies P S Raghavan, a convenor of the National Security Advisory Board of the National Security Council Secretariat of the Government of India, in an exclusive interview for (more…)