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  1. The World in Photos This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Foreign Policy

    ... a part of a couch on the Suusamyr plateau, some 8,200 feet above sea level, about 125 miles outside of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, on July 8. Foreign Policy looked at Kyrgyzstan's struggle for energy and resources in a June slide show, " The Water Wars Are ...

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  2. Fergana: A deep valley with no way outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Trend

    ... once again the tension in this troubled region. Clashes in Fergana Valley, where the borders of Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan come together ha 1 4N become more frequent recently. And almost every time such incidents result in death, injury ...

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  3. I-Team Investigation: Some say fracking pumps much-needed dollars into citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    PRACTICE CALLED "FRACKING" -- AND SOME ON THE NORTHSHORE ARE OVERWHELMINGLY OPPOSED TO THE IDEA.

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  4. Kyrgyzstan sends note concerning incident on border to TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Trend

    ... the border guards of the two countries in the Tamdyk area of Kyrgyz's Batken region, Kyrgyz border service said. Kyrgyzstan assures that the shootout was provoked by Tajik citizens unlawfully attempting to build a pipeline from Tajikistan to the ...

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  5. Skirmish occurs between Kyrgyz and Tajik border guardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Trend

    ... from Tajikistan to the Tajik enclave of Vorukh, which is surrounded by Kyrgyz territory, the Kyrgyz party said. Kyrgyzstan border guards arrived at the site and demanded "to stop all work," but were stoned in response, Kyrgyz Border Service said. ...

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  6. Death Reported in New Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan Border SkirmishesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | EurasiaNet

    An exchange of fire between troops on a disputed section of the Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border reportedly left at least one dead and several injured on July 10. Tensions have risen sharply again in this volatile part of the Fergana Valley after negotiations over a controversial road construction project fell apart earlier this week.

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  7. One Killed, Several Injured In Kyrgyz-Tajik Border IncidentRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Weekday Magazine

    An Interior Department official in Tajikistan's Isfara district told RFE/RL that a Kyrgyz border guard opened fire on local citizens in Tajikistan's Vorukh exclave inside Kyrgyzstan around noon on July 10, killing one Tajik.

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  8. Room Report: Hyatt Regency Hotel Bishkek, KyrgyzstanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Examiner.com

    ... usiness hotel maintains high standards that will appeal to a broad range of travelers. For any foreigner visiting Kyrgyzstan, this is the de facto choice for comfort and style.

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  9. 16:19 Talks on construction of roads on Kyrgyz-Tajik border lead to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | AkiPress

    Discussions of projects of construction of the agreed roads on the border of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan led to new disagreements between the sides, Sughd region vice governor Jumaboi Sanginov told a press conference in Khujand.

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  10. Will Durst: July 4 means a dead solid summer for AmericansRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Daily World

    ... all, you don't see a lot of stories about the teeming humanity streaming across the border into Kazakhstan. Or Kyrgyzstan. Which many experts claim are two entirely different countries. The Summer Solstice may have checked in weeks ago, but the ...

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  11. TSX Venture inches up, June 30-July 4Read the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | The Northern Miner

    ... committee revoked Stans' license for its Kutessay II rare earth elements project under suspicious circumstances. Kyrgyzstan will not likely respect the ruling, so to get any cash from the government Stans will have to go after one of the state's ...

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  12. 15:36 Cosmonaut Salizhan Sharipov denies report about planting flag of Uzbekistan on North PoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | AkiPress

    The Turkish media outlet Dnya Blteni has published information that Kyrgyzstani cosmonaut, Hero of Russia and Kyrgyzstan, Salizhan Sharipov, planted the flag of Uzbekistan on the North Pole.

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  13. Kyrgyzstan Needs UnityRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Dissident Voice

    Recently, Kyrgyzstan commemorated the fourth anniversary of the violence that shook its southern part back in 2010 .

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  14. Turkmenistan to open embassy in KyrgyzstanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Trend

    Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has signed a decree to open an embassy in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan in order to further develop the bilateral relations with this country.

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  15. Kyrgyzstan Ends Uzbek-Language University Entrance ExamsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Transitions Online

    ... wonder if there is any point in taking them. Nasiba, a 17-year-old Uzbek student at a secondary school in Osh, Kyrgyzstan, wanted to study law after graduation this spring. Now it looks as though she will not attend college at all, thanks to a ...

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  16. Room Report: Hyatt Regency Hotel Bishkek, KyrgyzstanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Examiner.com

    ... usiness hotel maintains high standards that will appeal to a broad range of travelers. For any foreigner visiting Kyrgyzstan, this is the de facto choice for comfort and style.

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  17. Kyrgyzstan : Ebrd lends Kicb Us$ 5m for energy efficiency projects in Kyrgyz RepublicRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Hispanic Business

    Signing the loan agreement during his visit to and proud to work with KICB, our long-time partner bank, on reducing energy consumption to improve energy security in the country.

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  18. Kyrgyzstan: Chinese Workers Deported After Riot at Strategic RefineryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | EurasiaNet

    Chinese workers in Kyrgyzstan are known for their stoicism amid rising xenophobia and appalling labor conditions.

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  19. 18:19 EBRD interested in rehabilitation of Osh airport, road along southern shore of Issyk-Kul lakeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | AkiPress

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is interested in implementation of several projects in aviation, construction of railways and roads, EBRD Director for Central Asia and Mongolia Masaru Honma said at the meeting with Minister of Transport and Communications Kalykbek Sultanov... You are trying to access paid-for content on our ... (more)

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  20. 17:19 President Atambayev appoints Ambassador to TurkmenistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | AkiPress

    From 2005 to 2007 Janysh Rustenbekov served as Minister of Emergency Situations. During 2007-2011 he was Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Kazakhstan. Before the latest appointment he was member of the Board of Directors of the Kara-Balta Mining Factory.

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