A committee recently established by the Kyrgyz government to monitor the country's penitentiary system says it will inspect all of Kyrgyzstan's jails.
A Turkish journalist wanted on suspicion of terrorist links has been extradited to Turkey from Kyrgyzstan.
A younger brother of slain journalist Alisher Saipov has been badly beaten in the southern Kyrgyz city of Osh.
The Kyrgyz Interior Ministry says an armed robbery on a armored car in Bishkek was carried out by two security guards.
Kyrgyz human rights activists have blamed security forces for the death of a suspect who officials say jumped from a high-rise building last month to evade arrest.
A small group of activists in Bishkek has protested outside the Belarusian Embassy to demand the extradition of former Kyrgyz President Kurmanbek Bakiev
A Russian citizen has died in southern Kyrgyzstan after what Kyrgyz authorities say was a beating by local police.
Former Kyrgyz Defense Minister Baktyek Kalyev has been transferred from a detention center to house arrest due to health reasons.
Kyrgyz Prime Minister Almazbek Atambaev has given local officials two days to solve the problems faced by residents in a part of the capital who have been protesting over their settlement's lack of amenities.
A Russian citizen wanted by Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) on terrorism charges has been detained in Kyrgyzstan.
Three in four people in Armenia approve of the track record of Russia's current leadership, making it the fifth-most pro-Russian country in the world, according to a recent Gallup opinion poll.
Some 200 people blocked a highway today in a northern part of the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, to demand infrastructure and their registration as residents.