A ceremony was held on the Kyrgyz-Kazakh border as Kyrgyzstan official entered the Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union.
Kyrgyzstan has become a full-fledged member of the Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union (EES) after it formally abolished customs controls along its border with Kazakhstan.
Conscientious objectors -- individuals who refuse to serve in the military on the basis of their religious beliefs -- will be allowed to avoid conscription in Kyrgyzstan under newly signed legislation.
A Kyrgyz border guard has been wounded by gunfire near the Kyrgyz-Tajik border.
Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan have made progress in talks aimed at easing tensions over recent cross-border violence.
A joint delegation visits as part of efforts to defuse tension after armed cross-border clashes between villagers.
Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan have deployed troops and dispatched officials to a volatile frontier region where two days of violence highlighted combustive tensions in the borderlands of ex-Soviet Central Asia.
Central Asia's most authoritarian leader makes a first official visit to the region's most democratic nation.
An RFE/RL correspondent in Kyrgyzstan's southern city of Osh has been attacked and beaten near a wedding procession.
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev has signed a law approving Kyrgyzstan's joining Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), finalizing the process of Bishkek's membership in the group.
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov has pledged to move forward in constructing a railroad line from Turkmenistan to China.
Six people were wounded by gunfire and several were injured by stones as cross-border violence between villages in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan persisted for a second day.