The idea of erecting barriers to keep undesirables at bay did not crumble with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Iron Curtain.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has discussed trade, economic, energy, and transport cooperation with his visiting Turkmen counterpart, Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov.
As commodity-exporting countries worldwide face problems, Kazakhstan is the latest to feel the economic pain.
The mother of a detained RFE/RL correspondent in Turkmenistan says she has not been able to see her son since his arrest in July.
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov has fired the country's energy minister for shortcomings in his work
Tajik President Emomali Rahmon and his Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov have discussed relations between their two former Soviet republics in Central Asia.
You are causing problems and you’re going to get into trouble. You are risking your future and the future of your family.”
The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) is not only allied to the Islamic State (IS) group, it now considers itself part of it.
Central Asia's most authoritarian leader makes a first official visit to the region's most democratic nation.
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov has pledged to move forward in constructing a railroad line from Turkmenistan to China.
Gazprom has filed a lawsuit against Turkmenistan's Turkmengaz at an international arbitration court in Stockholm.
The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) says Turkmenistan is the country with the world's lowest proportion of tobacco smokers.