Kyrgyzstan

Will the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor be a gateway to Central Asia?

Will the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor be a gateway to Central Asia?

The exchange of goods and energy is highly dependent on the normalization process in Afghanistan

 Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to visit Kyrgyzstan

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to visit Kyrgyzstan

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia will hold talks with representatives of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Kyrgyzstan, the Director of the State Agency for Religious Affairs Zaiyrbek Ergeshov said. According to …

What#039s next for the Belt and Road in Central Asia?

What's next for the Belt and Road in Central Asia?

Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan hope for China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan railway's inclusion into the Belt and Road framework

Kazakhstan approves $100 mln to Kyrgyzstan for integration to EEU

Kazakhstan approves $100 mln to Kyrgyzstan for integration to EEU

Kazakh Parliament's lower house has ratified the agreement on the allocation of $100 million to Kyrgyzstan as an assistance for a country to adapt to the Eurasian Economic Union. The draft agreement was presented to the legislators …

 Central Asia needs unified strategy on water

Central Asia needs unified strategy on water

The threat of water shortages due to the rapid melting of the glaciers in the mountains of Central Asia

‘Immortal Regiment’ march held in Beijing, Bishkek and Paris

‘Immortal Regiment’ march held in Beijing, Bishkek and Paris

About 300 people gathered in Beijing’s Chaoyang Park to participate in the ‘Immortal Regiment’ march to commemorate soldiers who had fought or died in World War II, march coordinator Yelena Timofeyeva said. …

Russian and Kyrgyz presidents discuss results of meeting on Syria

Russian and Kyrgyz presidents discuss results of meeting on Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Kyrgyz counterpart Almazbek Atambayev discussed pressing issues concerning bilateral cooperation in a telephone conversation, the Kremlin press service said in a …

Powerful earthquake hits Central Asia

Powerful earthquake hits Central Asia

A 5.9-magnitude earthquake occurred in the Central Asia on Wednesday, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported. The tremor occurred at the depth of 24 kilometers, with its epicenter located in Tajikistan. The …

Turkmenistan discusses cooperation issues with regional countries

Turkmenistan discusses cooperation issues with regional countries

Turkmen Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov discussed the cooperation issues with his Kazakh counterpart Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Kyrgyz counterpart Erlan Abdyldaev and Tajik counterpart …

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Kyrgyz president

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Kyrgyz president

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has offered condolences to his Kyrgyz counterpart Almazbek Atambayev, Trend news agency reports. “I was deeply saddened by the news of heavy casualties as a result of a …

Bodies of two girls killed by landslide found in Ayu

Bodies of two girls killed by landslide found in Ayu

Rescuers found bodies of two girls killed by a landslide in Ayu village of Kyrgyzstan's Osh region, the Ministry of Emergency Situations reported. "Relatives have already identified them, search and rescue operations on the …

Vladimir Putin expresses his condolences to Almazbek Atambaev

Vladimir Putin expresses his condolences to Almazbek Atambaev

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences to the President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambaev in connection with the tragic consequences of the landslide in the Osh region, the Kremlin press service …

Kyrgyzstan declares mourning after fatal landslide

Kyrgyzstan declares mourning after fatal landslide

By the decree of Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambaev, April 30 is announced a day of mourning for the victims of the landslide, covered six apartment buildings in the village of Ayuu Uzgen district of the Osh region, the press …

Atambayev: biometric passports to make elections in Kyrgyzstan more fair

Atambayev: biometric passports to make elections in Kyrgyzstan more fair

Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev discussed with Prime Minister Sooronbai Zheenbekov and Chief of Staff of President's Office Sapar Isakov the start of introduction of electronic …

Sevara Karimova: Rhythmic gymnastics has always been at high level in Azerbaijan

Sevara Karimova: Rhythmic gymnastics has always been at high level in Azerbaijan

The Uzbek national rhythmic gymnastics team likes Baku very much, the coach of the national team, which arrived to the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup, Sevara Karimova said, speaking to the correspondent of Vestnik …

Kyrgyzstan hit by two earthquakes

Kyrgyzstan hit by two earthquakes

Two earthquakes have been registered in Kyrgyzstan earlier this morning, the Seismological Experimental and Methodical Expedition of the Science Committee of Kazakhstan said. An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 points has been …

 More than 10 people in Balykchy school hospitalized after unknown gas poisoning

More than 10 people in Balykchy school hospitalized after unknown gas poisoning

Eleven school children and teachers were hospitalized in the Kyrgyz town of Balykchy (Issyk-Kul region) on April 17 morning after suspected gas poisoning. Five of them were taken to the intensive care unit first, and then were …

EEU endorses Moldova’s application for observer status

EEU endorses Moldova’s application for observer status

The member-states of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) have endorsed Moldova’s application for observer status within the organization, Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev said at the meeting of the Supreme Eurasian …

Eurasian Economic Union’s summit opens in Bishkek

Eurasian Economic Union’s summit opens in Bishkek

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in the Kazakh capital Bishkek to take part in summits of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO). The meeting of the EEU, …

Putin to arrive Bishkek for CSTO summit on April 14

Putin to arrive Bishkek for CSTO summit on April 14

Russian President Vladimir Putin will take part in the informal summit of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) on April 14 in Bishkek, the presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov said. "An …

Why Central Asia Won#039t Go to War

Why Central Asia Won't Go to War

Diplomatically and domestically, Central Asia’s governments can’t afford a full-blown conflict

  Family of suspect in St Petersburg metro blast questioned in Osh

Family of suspect in St Petersburg metro blast questioned in Osh

Kyrgyz State Committee for National Security questioned the family of the main suspect in Monday’s bomb attack on the St Petersburg metro - Akbarjon Jalilov. Jalilov's mother, father and brother were …

Kyrgyz National Security Committee names likely suspect in St Petersburg blast

Kyrgyz National Security Committee names likely suspect in St Petersburg blast

Kyrgyzstan’s National Security Committee maintains contacts with the Russian special services investigating the terrorist attack in the St. Petersburg subway, the committee’s spokesman, Rakhat Sulaimanov, said. …

Russian ground-attack planes return to Kant base in Kyrgyzstan

Russian ground-attack planes return to Kant base in Kyrgyzstan

The Russian Su-25SM ground-attack planes, participating in the joint Russian-Tajik exercises, returned to the Russian airbase ‘Kant’ in Kyrgyzstan, the press service of the Central Military District reported. "The …

 Four die as result of avalanche in Kyrgyzstan

Four die as result of avalanche in Kyrgyzstan

Four employees of the Kyrgyz Ministry of Transport and Roads were killed by an avalanche on the 255 km of the Bishkek - Osh highway. Six more people were rescued from their cars, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kyrgyzstan …

ISIS fighters penetrate Russia as migrant labor

ISIS fighters penetrate Russia as migrant labor

Russia needs a strong Central Asia to combat terrorism

Russia, Kyrgyzstan to expand military-technical cooperation

Russia, Kyrgyzstan to expand military-technical cooperation

Today, Vladimir Kozhin, Russian President's aide on military-technical cooperation issues, said that Russia and Kyrgyzstan are going to sign an agreement on the development of military-technical cooperation within the …

Evgeny Nikolaychuk on Vesti.FM: speaking about ethnic crimes, we should mention drug trafficking

Evgeny Nikolaychuk on Vesti.FM: speaking about ethnic crimes, we should mention drug trafficking

Speaking about the ethnic crimes and whether crime has a nationality, one can not help talking about drug trafficking, the analyst of the news agency Vestnik Kavkaza, Evgeny Nikolaychuk, said during a live broadcast of the …

Kazakh president says he#039s optimistic about Eurasian Economic Union’s future

Kazakh president says he's optimistic about Eurasian Economic Union’s future

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev said on Friday he is optimistic about the future of the Eurasian Economic Union, which will be able to cope with the current difficulties and continue its development, TASS …

Armenian governmental delegation to visit Kyrgyzstan

Armenian governmental delegation to visit Kyrgyzstan

Armenia's governmental delegation, led by the country's Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, will arrive to Kyrgyzstan on a two-day visit on March 6. The delegation will participate in the meeting of the …