World powers battle for influence over Central Asia

Central Asia has long been the focus of tense geopolitical battles between world powers. The latest one started more than a decade ago, when the United States turned the region into a primary staging ground for its war in Afghanistan. A three-way struggle has since emerged between the U.S., China and Russia.

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Geo answer and Global Hit

A singer from Tajikistan ? the answer to our Geo Quiz ? has become an unlikely celebrity in Russia. He's been dubbed Tajik Jimmy... Anchor Marco Werman tells us about the latest You Tube sensation.