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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 …

Almazbek Atambayev presents Vladimir Putin Arabian horse

Almazbek Atambayev presents Vladimir Putin Arabian horse

On Tuesday, Vladimir Putin arrived in Kyrgyzstan with official visit. Today, the personal photographer of Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev posted on his Facebook wall …

Putin promises Kyrgyzstan help in EEU integration

Putin promises Kyrgyzstan help in EEU integration

Russia will be giving support to Kyrgyzstan to adapt to the EEU with the help of the mechanisms created for making the accession process soft, the Russian President Vladimir Putin said during the meeting with his Kyrgyz …

Vladimir Putin arrives to Kyrgyzstan

Vladimir Putin arrives to Kyrgyzstan

Russian President Vladimir Putin completed his working visit to Tajikistan and arrived to Bishkek for a meeting with the Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev. The leaders of Russia and Kyrgyzstan …

SCO countries discuss military cooperation

SCO countries discuss military cooperation

Defense Ministries of member states the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) discussed future cooperation in 2018-2019, the Kazakh Defense Ministry said. The main topics of the agenda were the forthcoming meeting of SCO Defense …

Putin to visit Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan on February 27–28

Putin to visit Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan on February 27–28

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev in Almaty on February 27. The two presidents are expected to discuss current bilateral …

Tbilisi hosts #039Hydropower. Caspian and Central Asia#039 international congress

Tbilisi hosts 'Hydropower. Caspian and Central Asia' international congress

Georgia’s Tbilisi is hosting an international congress to discuss key topics of hydropower construction and operation in the regions of the Caspian Sea and Central Asia. Participants will present more than 40 plans for both …

Kyrgyz restaurant destroyed by fire in Tashkent

Kyrgyz restaurant destroyed by fire in Tashkent

A fire broke out at the Kyrgyz restaurant Manas in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, almost completely destroying it. The Embassy of Kyrgyzstan to Uzbekistan said the fire broke out at 10.30 am local time. The fire was extinguished at 11.30. …

Erdogan to visit Kyrgyzstan

Erdogan to visit Kyrgyzstan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is expected to visit Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyz Ambassador in Ankara Ibragim Zhunusov said. Junusov and the Turkish President's top advisor Yalcin Topcu discussed …

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Atambayev over plane crash

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Atambayev over plane crash

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has offered condolences to the Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev over the plane crash near Bishkek. "I was deeply saddened by the news of tragic death of …

Witnesses of Boeing crash in Kyrgyzstan about first minutes of tragedy

Witnesses of Boeing crash in Kyrgyzstan about first minutes of tragedy

Residents of the Dacha-Suu village, which was damaged by the cash of a Turkish Airlines cargo plane this morning, did not realize what happened at first, they thought it was an earthquake. Zumriyat …

Putin offers condolences to Kyrgyz president over Bishkek plane crash

Putin offers condolences to Kyrgyz president over Bishkek plane crash

Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed condolences to his Kyrgyz counterpart, Almazbek Atambayev, over loss of life in the plane crash near Bishkek's airport, the Kremlin press service reported. …

Seven people die in road accident near Saratov

Seven people die in road accident near Saratov

Minivan and truck collided near Saratov, which resulted in the deaths of seven people. The incident occurred at 01.30 (00.30 MSK) at the 550th kilometer of Nizhny Novgorod - Saratov highway. All dead were citizens of …

Uzbekistan: is it perestroika?

Uzbekistan: is it perestroika?

The president-elect requires the region’s value and the strategy towards regional integration

New version of EEU Customs Code signed by heads of four member-states

New version of EEU Customs Code signed by heads of four member-states

Presidents of four member-states of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) signed its Customs Code, board chairman of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Tigran Sargsyan said on Monday, TASS reports. The document was …

Kyrgyzstan does not sign EEU Customs Code

Kyrgyzstan does not sign EEU Customs Code

Kyrgyzstan does not sign EEU Customs Code did not sign the Customs Code of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), board chairman of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Tigran Sargsyan said on Monday, TASS reports. …