Central Asia & Caucasus Data
Current platform capacity in Armenia, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Turkmenistan & Uzbekistan.
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- Escaping Justice By Marrying The Victimon April 17, 2021
According to a recent report by the United Nations, laws or unofficial practices that allow perpetrators convicted of rape to escape criminal prosecution if they marry the women they assaulted were to some extent observed in about 20 locations around the world.
- Russia's Military Buildup Near Ukraine's Borderon April 14, 2021
Since late March, there's been a noticeable uptick in Russian troop movements close to Ukraine's borders and into Crimea, which Russia seized in March 2014.
- COVID-19 And The Growing Gender Gapon April 14, 2021
According to a report by the World Economic Forum, COVID-19 and the consequent economic downturn have impacted women more severely than men, and in many countries, partially reopening gender gaps that had already been closed.
- The Rocky Road To Gender Equality: Are Women Better Off Now Than In 1970?on April 13, 2021
- One step closer to a Taliban walkover in Afghanistanon April 18, 2021
US President Joe Biden’s decision to withdraw all US troops from Afghanistan by September 11, regardless of whether a peace settlement has been achieved in the war-torn nation, opens the way for a Taliban takeover of Kabul and ouster of incumbent President Ashraf Ghani’s government. Indeed, compromise was not in the air when the Islamic The post One step closer to a Taliban walkover in Afghanistan appeared first on Asia Times.
- China-Iran pact boosts Pakistan’s trade hub dreamon April 18, 2021
PESHAWAR – When China and Iran recently announced their landmark 25-year economic and security agreement, Pakistan’s military leadership was coincidently touting its new “geo-economic vision” for more infrastructure development and integration in South Asia. While the US$400 billion China-Iran pact’s details are still opaque, including in regard to spending priorities, it’s clear that Pakistan is The post China-Iran pact boosts Pakistan’s trade hub dream appeared first on Asia Times.
- India loses a complex plot as Covid surges backon April 17, 2021
India is in the grip of a massive second wave of Covid-19 infections, surpassing even the United States in terms of new daily infections. The current spike came after a brief lull: daily new cases had fallen from 97,000 new cases per day in September 2020 to around 10,000 per day in January 2021. However, from the The post India loses a complex plot as Covid surges back appeared first on Asia Times.
- A safer, better way to mine rare earthson April 17, 2021
Rare-earth metals are critical to the high-tech society we live in as an essential component of mobile phones, computers and many other everyday devices. But increasing demand and limited global supply means we must urgently find a way to recover these metals efficiently from discarded products. Rare-earth metals are currently mined or recovered via traditional The post A safer, better way to mine rare earths appeared first on Asia Times.
- Xinhua Commentary: The U.S. original sin of exporting turmoilon April 18, 2021
BEIJING, April 18 (Xinhua) -- "Well, the CIA would want to destabilize China, and that would be the best way to do it, to foment unrest and join with those Uygurs (in Xinjiang) in pushing the Han C
- Qatar, Turkmenistan chambers review boosting cooperation between private sectorson April 18, 2021
Qatar, Turkmenistan chambers review boosting cooperation between private sectors The Peninsula Qatar
- OneWeb inks MoU with the Kazakhstan government and local partnerson April 17, 2021
OneWeb has inked an MoU with subsidiaries of Kazakhstans Ministry of digital development, innovation and aerospace industry, the national satellite operator, Republican Centre of Space Communications,
- EU Envoy hopes Taliban will not miss Turkeyon April 17, 2021
Kabul [Afghanistan], April 18 (ANI): Andreas von Brandt, the EU ambassador in Afghanistan, on Saturday urged the Taliban to take the upcoming UN-led conference on Afghanistan seriously and hoped that