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Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev gives a speech in the capital of Bishkek. (VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO/AFP/Getty Images)

Kyrgyzstan Quarrels With the United States, Again

It is a sensitive time for Bishkek and Washington, when even a diplomatic dispute can resonate in Central Asia's greater Russia-West standoff. Read more…

Bangladeshi protesters shout slogans during a demonstration outside the Bangladesh Nationalist Party office in Dhaka, Feb. 16. (MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP Photo)

Are Bangladesh's Competing Parties Ready to Negotiate?

The opposition could be ready to support the ruling Awami League's efforts to contain extremism. Read more…

Amid Bailout Talks, Syriza Struggles to Unify

The ruling party is trying to contain the repercussions of its unpopular decision and to quell dissent. Read more…