Kyrgyzstan

Arts, Culture & Media

Kyrgyzstan's Soviet past

Fighting between ethnic Kyrgyz and Uzbek people in southern Kyrgyzstan has left more than 180 people dead. Marco Werman talks with Peter Zeihan of the global intelligence company Stratfor about the historical background of the two former Soviet republics.

Conflict & Justice

Arrest in Kyrgyzstan

Authorities in Kyrgyzstan arrested a nephew of the country's deposed president. He is accused of playing a key role in organizing the ethnic rioting that killed hundreds of people. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from the BBC's Tom Esslemont.

Conflict & Justice

Arrest in Kyrgyzstan

Authorities in Kyrgyzstan arrested a nephew of the country's deposed president. He is accused of playing a key role in organizing the ethnic rioting that killed hundreds of people. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from the BBC's Tom Esslemont.