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Bishkek and the Great Game

Authors: Sophie Ibbotson and Max Lovell-Hoare
Illustrations/Images by Max Lovell-Hoare

Sep/Oct 2010
Page 26   ( 8 pages)

Summary: Until a few months ago, Kyrgyzstan was just another quiet, corrupt, post-Soviet republic in Central Asia. But behind the curtain of obscurity, more challenging issues were simmering. Then, this past spring, things really started to get interesting.

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