Worldfocus Radio: ‘The Stans’ in Transition
Martin Savidge hosts William Fierman and Nikolay Petrov to discuss the Central Asian "stans" (Kazakhstan, Krygyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan). We examine emerging language policies, cultural identity and geopolitical relationships with Russia, China and the United States.
Posted: December 17, 2009 17:52
As global Internet use swells, piracy concerns also mount
Australia and India anticipate huge Web growth while Sweden battles with Internet piracy and sees impressive results.
Posted: April 7, 2009 16:13
U.S. must seek alternate supply routes to Afghanistan
Patricia DeGennaro, a specialist on Afghanistan and South Asia, discusses the U.S. supply options and the potential for diplomatic solutions in Central Asia.
Posted: February 5, 2009 16:23
Ethnic group declares independence from Ukraine
A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about a Central Asian ethnic group that has asked Russia to recognize its independence from Ukraine.
Posted: December 26, 2008 09:03
Conflicts persist in Afghanistan, India and Pakistan
Roger Carstens of the Center for a New American Security discusses the future of Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Posted: December 23, 2008 17:23
China’s tensions heighten with Muslim population
A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about escalating tensions between the Chinese government and the autonomous Uighur population.
Posted: October 22, 2008 12:47