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Renting groups of women to stage or disrupt opposition gatherings is a well-known practice in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. Now dissident leaders in Tajikistan say they, too, are being harangued by their country's homegrown "OBON." More
In recent days, Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has seemed increasingly erratic in his statements and the actions of his government. Are there influences behind the scenes that could be the cause of Yanukovych's vacillation? More
Armenia's human rights ombudsman has denounced rampant corruption in the country's judicial system. According to his findings, bribe-taking in Armenian courts is endemic and even has an unofficial price list. More
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has so far resisted Washington's calls to sign a Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) that would allow for a U.S. troop presence in Afghanistan after 2014, despite a recent recommendation by an assembly of tribal and political leaders that he do so. In Washington, RFE/RL correspondent Ahmad Shah Azami interviewed Afghanistan's ambassador to the United States, Eklil Hakimi, on how Kabul views the draft document and how it would like bilateral relations to play out. More
It's no secret that oil wealth plus autocracy often equals secrecy and corruption, despite international efforts to fight the problem through greater business transparency. A new report on Azerbaijan's oil industry underlines the challenge. More
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