elections

Taalatbek Masadykov: Kyrgyzstan At Risk Of Becoming Failed State

Ermek Baisalov 16.11.20

A public figure, political analyst, regional security and international relations scholar Taalatbek Masadykov, in an interview for CABAR.asia, shared his vision of how Kyrgyzstan should seek its way out of the current political crisis and what to change in the country’s foreign policy; he also discussed his political and career plans. (more…)

Protests in Kyrgyzstan Accelerate Second Wave of Covid-19

Olga Ruslanova 29.10.20

In early October, Kyrgyzstan was overtaken by mass disorders caused by the results of the parliamentary election. They continued until October 10. The situation in the country is stabilising gradually, but not in terms of Covid-19 cases. (more…)

True or False: What Fakes were Distributed During Disorders in Kyrgyzstan?

Daniil Lyapichev 21.10.20

Amid disorders in Kyrgyzstan after the parliamentary election of October 4, 2020, much fake news was published on the internet. Can you distinguish between truth or fake?

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Medet Tyulegenov: Exaggerated Hopes on Young Candidates for Parliament

According to the political analyst, the seventh convocation of Zhogorku Kenesh will be a very difficult period for the country and future parliamentarians will have higher requirements, respectively. (more…)

President of Kyrgyzstan Resigns. What’s Next?

Natalia Lee 15.10.20

On October 15, president of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbai Zheenbekov resigned. This decision was a surprise – just recently the head of state said he would leave office after the new parliamentary election.

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Video survey: What Do Tajiks Think About the Belarus Protests?

CABAR.asia 09.10.20

CABAR.asia survey of the residents of the Tajik capital showed that the majority of Tajiks know about the protests in Belarus and have different opinions on the current events there.

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Will Events in Kyrgyzstan Echo In Other Central Asian States?

The eyes of the world, and notably of Central Asian states, are upon events that have unfolded in Kyrgyzstan after parliamentary elections on October 4. Editors of CABAR.asia analytical platform interviewed regional political experts on how the public reacted to events in the neighboring country and how they could possibly echo in other countries. (more…)

Second Day of Protests of Kyrgyzstanis against Unfair Election (photo report)

CABAR.asia 06.10.20

Protesters seized the White House building and freed ex-politicians from prison. On October 6, CEC of Kyrgyzstan recognised the results of election as null and void. (more…)

What is Common Between the Events in Belarus and Central Asia?

“The unfolding events in Belarus, in one way or another, have an impact on Central Asia, in relation to which discussions are underway in the expert community. They are primarily connected with the opinion that a new round of the “Great Game” has begun here,” says researcher and analyst Konstantin Larionov, in an article written specifically for CABAR.asia.

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Everything You Need to Know About 2020 Presidential Elections in Tajikistan

CABAR.asia 25.09.20

Presidential elections in Tajikistan will be held on October 11 this year. However, experts believe that their outcome is predetermined and the current President will retain his post.

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