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Kyrgyz President Praises Russia Ties Ahead Of Planned Trip.

Kyrgyz President Praises Russia Ties Ahead Of Planned Trip.

Kyrgyz President Sadyr Japarov has praised what he called "allied ties" between Bishkek and Moscow, and expressed confidence that his planned trip to Russia will lead to the further strengthening of bilateral ties.

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Homophobic Hate Speech On The Rise In Europe, Says New Report.

Homophobic Hate Speech On The Rise In Europe, Says New Report.

An advocacy group says that homophobic language and hate speech against transgender people is on the rise among European politicians and has warned about a backlash against the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people across...

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Kyrgyz Anticorruption Protesters Demand Government Action.

Kyrgyz Anticorruption Protesters Demand Government Action.

Hundreds of people attended a rally in the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, to demand that authorities take measures against widespread corruption. Demonstrators condemned what they saw as the overly lenient sentence handed down by a Bishkek court to form...

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Kyrgyz Activists Rally Against Corruption

Kyrgyz Activists Rally Against Corruption

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan -- Hundreds of people have attended a rally in the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, to demand that authorities take measures against widespread corruption in the Central Asian country. The protesters gathered at midday on February 14 n...

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Kyrgyz Activists Rally Against Corruption

Kyrgyz Activists Rally Against Corruption

Hundreds of people have attended a rally in the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, to demand that authorities take measures against widespread corruption in the Central Asian country.

Radio Free Europe