Central Asia Description

Elections Expand Voting Rights for Foreigners, Younger Citizens

In South Korea, globalization means integrating foreigners into society with voting rights
Cho Chung-un
June 15, 2006

Pakistan’s Obedient Son

Musharraf looks for diplomatic ties beyond US for help in eliminating internal unrest and problems along its border
Susanne Koelbl
May 17, 2006

Extremism Isn’t Islamic Law

Extremists co-opt Islamic law for political and selfish purposes
Kyai Haji Abdurrahman Wahid
May 26, 2006

New Globalization Battle Threatens Asia

Increasing anxiety about rapid globalization could slow multinationals emerging from the continent
Joergen Oerstroem Moeller
April 26, 2006

India Flexes Its Muscles With First Foreign Military Base

India steps up military and diplomatic activity in oil-rich Central Asia
Nick Paton Walsh
April 27, 2006