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Central Asia

Central Asia includes Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. Content related to these countries can be found below. For content on a specific country, please use the links above. For more Asia Society work on Central Asia, please visit the Asia Society Policy Institute.

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This essay looks at the great Eurasian Silk Roads as a transmitter of people, goods, ideas, beliefs, and inventions.
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Iran has a dramatic landscape dividing the Caspian Sea and the Persian Gulf; it is a nation with an equally dramatic history.
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An Interview with author Richard C. Foltz.
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An in-depth look at the geo-politics of Central Asia, from the Great Game to present-day political power struggles in the region.
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A historical overview of the Central Asian region, including descriptions of its people and great empires.
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How religions and philosophies spread throughout the Silk Road over the centuries.
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Using images of art objects from the Silk Roads, students will generate word maps that act as creative writing prompts. The archaeological finds act as entry points to introduce students to the rich cultural traditions of the region.
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Summary of Kazak Prime Minister Karim Massimov's remarks at the Asia Society International Business Conference.
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An interview with the author and Financial Times Washington bureau chief.
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The president of the Brookings Institution discusses the US-India negotiations following India's 1998 nuclear tests.
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Speech by Ambassador Nicholas Platt, Asia Society President.