As commodity-exporting countries worldwide face problems, Kazakhstan is the latest to feel the economic pain.
Soldiers from China, Russia, and other countries held a rehearsal in Beijing on August 23 for a military parade next month that commemorates the end of World War II.
The Russian-led Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) has begun a six-day military exercise near the border of Estonia.
The rector of the Assumption Church in Kazakhstan's commercial capital Almaty has ascended one of Central Asia highest peaks – Mount Abu Ali inb Sina (formerly Lenin Peak)
A Kyrgyz militant injured in a U.S. drone strike against Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate Jabhat al-Nusra has "regained consciousness from a coma," according to Nusra's Russian-language media wing White Minaret.
Russia’s Defense Ministry says the first phase of joint air-defense exercises by the Commonwealth of Independent States began on August 18.
RFE/RL’s Turkmen Service, known locally as Azatlyk, assembled a panel to look at Kyrgyzstan’s decision to join the Eurasian Economic Union and consider some of the pros and cons of the move.
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.