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GPF Europe: Azerbaijani ambassador to Kyrgyzstan finishes his diplomatic mission

GPF Europe: Azerbaijani ambassador to Kyrgyzstan finishes his diplomatic mission http://ow.ly/1lNvqz

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IISS: Is Tashkent clearing the decks for the US?

Post-Soviet states in alphabetical order: 1. A...

Post-Soviet states in alphabetical order: 1. Armenia, 2. Azerbaijan, 3. Belarus, 4. Estonia, 5. Georgia, 6. Kazakhstan, 7. Kyrgyzstan, 8. Latvia, 9. Lithuania, 10. Moldova, 11. Russia, 12. Tajikistan, 13. Turkmenistan, 14. Ukraine, 15. Uzbekistan (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

By Dr Nicholas Redman, Senior Fellow for Geopolitical Risk and Economic Security
Uzbekistan has once again suspended its membership of the Collective Security Treaty Organisation, the alliance of former Soviet states that also includes Russia, Belarus, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. Tashkent is saying it took this step because it wishes to develop relations with Afghanistan bilaterally, rather than as part of the CSTO bloc, and because it opposes efforts to deepen military cooperation within the CSTO. (more)  http://ow.ly/1loOH0

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GPF Europe: Migrants from Central Asia coming to Russia

English: Central Asia Español: Asia Central

Central Asia (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

GPF Europe: Migrants from Central Asia coming to Russia

Today, the bulk of immigrants to Russia come from Central Asia, and the trend is likely to remain over the next 10-15 years. The most recent Russian census showed that the number of Uzbeks, Tajiks, and Kyrgyz living in the country had roughly doubled since the previous count. (more)  http://ow.ly/1lmix0

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