Kyrgyzstan

Central Asian countries report power outages

Central Asian countries report power outages

Power supply disruptions have been reported in Kazakhstan’s largest city of Almaty and the Almaty region, the Kazakhstan-based zakon.kz news portal reported on Tuesday. "Almaty and the Almaty region are experiencing power …

What India seeks from Central Asian repubics

What India seeks from Central Asian repubics

On January 26 each year, India’s Republic Day parade has been an occasion to invite an important foreign leader to underline the evolving focus of Indian foreign policy

Peacekeepers from three countries left Kazakhstan

Peacekeepers from three countries left Kazakhstan

Peacekeeper units of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) from Armenia, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan departed from Almaty to their permanent stationing locations. Armenian units loaded their motor vehicles and personnel in …

COVID-19 cases jump in Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan

COVID-19 cases jump in Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan

Central Asian neighbours Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan reported jumps in new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as both countries said the Omicron variant of the virus was now spreading on their territories. Kyrgyzstan reported its first cases of …

Kyrgyz Border Service: border with Kazakhstan remains open

Kyrgyz Border Service: border with Kazakhstan remains open

The Kyrgyz-Kazakh state border is open, crossing points function as normally, the Border Service of Kyrgyzstan said. The Border Service of Kyrgyzstan said it monitors the situation in border areas of Kazakhstan, AKIpress reported. …

Kumtor: mother lode or root of all evils

Kumtor: mother lode or root of all evils

Last week, a deputy in the outgoing Kyrgyz parliament, Osmon Turdumambetov, asked Kyrgyz Finance Minister Almaz Baketaev how much gold the Kumtor Gold Mine had produced under government management, where it was sold, and what revenues and …

Кyrgyz Border Service receives Turkish drones

Кyrgyz Border Service receives Turkish drones

According to the press service of the President of Kyrgyzstan, the Turkish-made Bayraktar unmanned aerial vehicles went into service of the Border Service of the State Committee for National Security of Kyrgyzstan. Today, the head of …

Ex-President of Kyrgyzstan returns to homeland

Ex-President of Kyrgyzstan returns to homeland

Ex-President Askar Akaev has arrived in Kyrgyzstan, Sputnik Kyrgyzstan reported citing sources in law enforcement agencies. According to preliminary information, Akaev has traveled to Bishkek by plane from Moscow. He …

Kyrgyzstan security officials thwart coup plot

Kyrgyzstan security officials thwart coup plot

An attempt to violently seize power has been foiled in Kyrgyzstan, the State National Security Committee said in a statement on Friday. "The State National Security Committee and the Interior Ministry have exposed a criminal group …