Central Asia Description

China Leader Makes Debut in Great Wall of Facebook

China’s premier joins Facebook to become a legend among youth culture
Edward Wong
June 4, 2008

Taliban Officials Tell of Plans to Grind Down the Americans

Will the Taliban's guerilla tactics frustrate US reconstruction in Afghanistan?
David Rohde
September 12, 2003

40% of Afghan Aid Returns to Donor Countries, Says Report

Corruption and inefficiency only benefit extremists
Richard Norton-Taylor
March 25, 2008

Back to the Great Game in Kazakhstan

Europe cannot afford to neglect the potential of the oil-rich state
Charles Tannock
February 29, 2008

Iran: Does Government Fear Educated Women?

Government report describes trend of more women attending universities as “alarming”
Iraj Gorgin
February 12, 2008