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Rebels claim massive turnout in Ukraine vote
Pro-Russian separatists in the regions of Donetsk and Lugansk hold vote decried by Kiev as "criminal farce".
Last updated: 11 May 2014 21:19 GMT
Azerbaijan and the burden of democracy
On the arrest of eight young Azerbaijani men and the criminality of filming a 'Harlem Shake' video.
Last updated: 11 May 2014 13:05 GMT
Locked up on World Press Freedom Day
Harassment, threats, imprisonment, and murder continue to plague the journalism profession.
Last updated: 03 May 2014 08:01 GMT
Azerbaijan: Treason and other charades
The arrest of a leading political activist is another sign the oil-rich country is nowhere near democracy.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 10:13 GMT
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
An empowerered Turkish society is now challenging the state's denialist paradigm on the tragic events of 1915.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2014 07:03 GMT
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Is this an opportune moment for Eurasian powers to tackle the festering Nagorno-Karabakh conflict?
Diba Nigar Goksel
Last updated: 22 Apr 2014 11:27 GMT
Overcoming the Arab-Persian divide: On bigotry and racism
Persian and Arab bourgeois nationalism has paved the way for racism and disregard of a rich and diverse common past.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2014 12:20 GMT
The failure of post-Soviet bloc democratisation
How to put post-Soviet republics on track for healthy and sustainable development.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 09:32 GMT
Indian journalist wins digital activism award
Shubhranshu Choudhary, founder of CGnet Swara - a mobile news service - beats Edward Snowden in a public vote.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2014 22:09 GMT
Report: India world's biggest buyer of arms
Swedish think tank says India's import of weapons rose by 111 percent during last five years.
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Last updated: 17 Mar 2014 07:50 GMT
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