Central Asia Description

Un-free Kashmir

Kashmir’s earthquake stirs up calls for independence
Graham Usher
November 1, 2006

Pakistan's Awkward Balancing Act on Islamic Militant Groups

Pakistan is polarized when it comes to defining or fighting terrorists
Pamela Constable
August 30, 2006

Is Russia Ready for a Shipping Boom?

Scientists and environmentalists fret that Russia’s ill prepared to manage or protect its trans-Siberian oil pipeline
Sarah J. Wachter
October 2, 2006

Russia Looks Both East and West

Energy trade and security top Russia’s agenda at the G-8 summit
Andrew Symon
July 20, 2006