Conflict & Justice

Kyrgyz president 'prepared to quit'

The president of Kyrgyzstan, Kurmanbek Bakiyev, says he is prepared to resign if security for him and his family can be guaranteed and the self-declared interim government halts bloodshed in the Central Asian country. The BBC's Rayhan Demytrie reports.


Ethnic clashes in Kyrgyzstan

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with BBC correspondent Rayhan Dymetrie in Uzbekistan, where ethnic clashes have left more than 100 people dead. Members of the Uzbek minority say they've been targeted in the violence.