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COVID-19: Iran Death Toll Rises; More New Cases In Kazakhstan As Central Asia Remains Sparsely Hit

Another 97 people in Iran infected with the coronavirus have died, pushing the death toll to 611, state TV reported on March 14.Citing a Health Ministry official, the report said Iran, suffering the worst outbreak in the Middle East, has registered a t…

COVID-19: Iran Death Toll Rises; More New Cases In Kazakhstan As Central Asia Remains Sparsely Hit

Another 97 people in Iran infected with the coronavirus have died, pushing the death toll to 611, state TV reported on March 14.Citing a Health Ministry official, the report said Iran, suffering the worst outbreak in the Middle East, has registered a t…

Analysis: Do Oil Price Cuts Signal Bad Economic Times Will Return To Central Asia?

It’s looking like deja vu of the worst kind in Central Asia as a new economic jolt is coming to the region, only this time with some added bad news.The jolt means that the price of oil has dropped dramatically on world markets — much as it did in 2014…

Analysis: Do Oil Price Cuts Signal Bad Economic Times Will Return To Central Asia?

It’s looking like deja vu of the worst kind in Central Asia as a new economic jolt is coming to the region, only this time with some added bad news.The jolt means that the price of oil has dropped dramatically on world markets — much as it did in 2014…

Chinese Kazakh Survivor Honored With State Department Award

Sairagul Sauytbay, who said she faced torture in the Chinese detention camps in the Xinjiang region, never thought her story of survival would gain international attention one day.The 43-year-old Kazakh woman said she was stunned last Wednesday when U….

Chinese Kazakh Survivor Honored With State Department Award

Sairagul Sauytbay, who said she faced torture in the Chinese detention camps in the Xinjiang region, never thought her story of survival would gain international attention one day.The 43-year-old Kazakh woman said she was stunned last Wednesday when U….